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awful - terrible; very bad
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
annals - records arranged in yearly parts; history