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remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
unfeigned - genuine; real
patois - local or provincial dialect
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
analogous - comparable; similar
amphitheater - oval building with tiers of seats; CF. arena
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book