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abjure - renounce upon oath
denizen - (animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
extraneous - not essential; irrelevant; superfluous; external; coming from the outside; Ex. extraneous details/noise/to the subject
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
devoid - empty; lacking