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slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
admonish - warn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
immutable - unchangeable
astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
wane - decrease in size or strength (after being full); grow gradually to an end; Ex. The moon waxes and wanes every month; N.
philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
miasma - swamp gas; heavy vaporous atmosphere often emanating from decaying matter; pervasive corrupting influence; noxious atmosphere or influence