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sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
influx - flowing into
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
vaunted - boasted; bragged; highly publicized; V. vaunt: boast; brag
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
grotto - small cavern