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liability - drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
constitution - constituting; system of laws; composition of something; physical makeup or structure of a person; Ex. men with strong constitutions
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)