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punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
gratis - free; without charge; ADJ.
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
consternation - great shock; dismay
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical