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macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
negligible - so small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
heterodox - (of beliefs) against accepted opinion; unorthodox; unconventional
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
motley - multi-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
impart - grant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart