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despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
animated - lively; spirited
arrhythmic - lacking rhythm or regularity; N. arrhythmia
precipitous - steep; overhasty; precipitate
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
complicity - participation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry