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eventual - happening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
gruel - thin liquid porridge
seasonal - of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage