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tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
earthy - unrefined; coarse; of earth; Ex. earthy remarks; OP. ethereal
ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
dispirited - lacking in spirit
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium