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presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
antipathy - aversion; dislike or opposition
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
dissent - disagree
remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity