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tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time