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nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
lascivious - lustful
dauntless - bold; fearless
tumid - (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
dwindle - shrink; reduce gradually
obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid