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misconduct - immoral behavior; bad management; V.
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
scrutinize - examine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
obsidian - black volcanic rock
progeny - children; offspring; descendants
provincial - pertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists