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negligible - so small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
primp - groom oneself with care; adorn oneself
beneficiary - person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will