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sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
rile - irritate; vex; muddy
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
championship - position of champion; defense or support; competition held to determine a champion
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
invert - turn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
feign - pretend