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plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
crinkle - wrinkle
scorch - sear; N.
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)