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pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
breach - breaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.
effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge