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problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
berate - scold strongly
coroner - public official who investigates any death thought to be of other than natural causes
recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
lofty - very high