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profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
malediction - curse
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
dereliction - neglect of duty; abandonment
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation