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gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey
platitude - trite remark; commonplace statement; ADJ. platitudinous
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses