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tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
provision - act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
indicative - suggestive; implying; serving to indicate
divest - strip (as of clothes); deprive (as of rights); dispossess; N. divestiture(divestment)
abolish - cancel; put an end to
repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
incriminate - accuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done