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::: dyspeptic - suffering from indigestion; N. dyspepsia: indigestion; difficulty in digesting food
::: recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
::: necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
::: antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
::: fatalism - belief that events are determined by forces or fates beyond one's control; ADJ. fatalistic; CF. fatal: causing death
::: withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
::: admonish - warn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
::: imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
::: qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
::: sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike