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misdemeanor - minor crime; misdeed; wrongdoing
flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
annuity - yearly allowance
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
unction - the act of anointing with oil; Ex. extreme unction
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter
hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)