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cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
abysmal - bottomless
foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic