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avarice - greediness for wealth
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
transpose - reverse the order or position of
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity