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amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
incorporate - introduce something into a larger whole; include; embody; give material form to; ADJ.