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erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)