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parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
unobtrusive - inconspicuous; not blatant
brawl - noisy quarrel
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
overweening - arrogant; presumptuous
muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
doggerel - poor verse