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denigrate - blacken; defame
salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
analogous - comparable; similar
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
effeminate - having womanly traits
humility - humbleness of spirit
extol - praise very highly; glorify
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)