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cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
trifling - trivial; unimportant
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
consonance - harmony; agreement
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
dutiful - (duteous) (of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)