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rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
degenerate - become worse in quality; deteriorate; ADJ: having become worse; Ex. a degenerate species; N: depraved or corrupt person
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
domineer - rule over tyrannically
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity