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deleterious - harmful
nefarious - very wicked
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
subjugate - conquer; bring under control
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
undermine - weaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
ligneous - like wood