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rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
podiatrist - doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics
magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
flotsam - drifting wreckage