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untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
compulsive - resulting from compulsion
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
beneficent - kindly; doing good
queue - line (of waiting people or vehicles)