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::: shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
::: bastard - illegitimate child
::: retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
::: susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
::: filing - particle removed by a file
::: mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
::: bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
::: palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
::: pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
::: prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality