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emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
malady - illness
homeostasis - tendency of a system or organism to maintain relative stability or internal equilibrium; CF. homeo-: constant; Ex. homeotherm
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
nauseate - cause to become sick; fill with disgust; fill nausea
miserly - stingy; mean
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel