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exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
repository - storehouse
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
denounce - condemn; criticize; N. denunciation
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
adherent - supporter; follower
ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes