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tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
centaur - mythical figure, half man and half horse
impenitent - not repentant
suffuse - spread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.
vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
aggregate - sum; total; ADJ. V: gather into a mass or whole; accumulate; add up to; Ex. aggregate 100 dollars