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embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
collation - a light meal; collating
imprecation - curse; swearword
totem - animal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
plaster - paste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
genus - division of animals or plants, below a family and above a species
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience