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boor - rude, insensitive person
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
disclose - reveal; N. disclosure
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.