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atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
filch - steal (things of small value)
deface - mar; disfigure
cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
founder - fail completely; sink; CF. flounder
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
incentive - spur; motive; something which encourages one to greater activity
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered