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::: shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
::: predetermine - determine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
::: candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
::: defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
::: incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
::: extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
::: indict - charge; N. indictment
::: vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
::: altruistic - unselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
::: badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal