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::: miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
::: contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
::: compulsive - resulting from compulsion
::: itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
::: materialism - preoccupation with physical comforts and things; excessive regard for worldly concerns (rather than spiritual matters)
::: revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
::: thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
::: noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
::: matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
::: permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge