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lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
renege - break a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt
scholarly - full of learning; erudite; like a scholar; Ex. scholarly journal
regicide - murder of a king or queen
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)