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fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
duplicity - double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous
savory - pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.