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rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
obstetrician - physician specializing in delivery(assisting in giving birth) of babies; N. obstetrics; CF. midwife
gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
impeccable - faultless
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale