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ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
unmitigated - (of something bad) not moderated; unrelieved or immoderate; without qualification; absolute; Ex. unmitigated disaster
haphazard - random; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
aerie - (aery,eyrie,eyry) nest of a large bird of prey
cremate - incinerate (a corpse); N. crematory, crematorium
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
inkling - hint; slight indication