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bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation