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odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
excise - cut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
hummock - small hill; hillock
trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry