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mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
gaffe - social blunder
overthrow - topple; N.
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
visage - face; appearance
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
depravity - extreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?