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rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
isotope - varying from of an element
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
temporize - gain time as by postponing an action; avoid committing oneself