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effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
culprit - one guilty of a crime
ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
pertinent - suitable; to the point; relevant
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
application - diligent attention; diligence; V. apply oneself