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errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
disquisition - formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
miscellaneous - made up of a variety of parts
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
demotic - of or pertaining to the people