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threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
pusillanimous - cowardly; lacking courage; fainthearted
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
glaring - (of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
frock - long loose garment (worn by monks)