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brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
forensic - suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
crave - desire; want intensely
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
ensue - follow (as a result)
osseous - made of bone; bony