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besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
consensus - general agreement; opinion reached by a group
internecine - mutually destructive
aptitude - fitness; talent
dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index