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baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
dexterous - skillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people
layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
subsequent - following in time or order; later
gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial