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::: odyssey - long, eventful, adventurous journey
::: intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child
::: abscond - depart secretly and hide
::: pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
::: taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
::: execrable - very bad; detestable
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: delusive - deceptive; likely to delude; misleading; raising vain hopes; Ex. delusive promises
::: putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
::: carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals