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::: hovel - shack; small wretched house
::: pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
::: aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified
::: coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
::: deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
::: accede - agree
::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
::: mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
::: warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee