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bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
reparable - capable of being repaired
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
callow - youthful; immature; inexperienced
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
rehabilitate - restore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph