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::: degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
::: dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
::: jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
::: discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
::: deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
::: vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
::: ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
::: specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
::: alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
::: embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)