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ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump