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impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
resurrect - revive
natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
carefree - free from worries; having no problems
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
boorish - rude; insensitive
accost - approach and speak first to a person
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
tumid - (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous