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pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
orifice - mouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
oust - expel; drive out; force out; N. ouster: ousting
denounce - condemn; criticize; N. denunciation
libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
aboriginal - being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native; indigenous; N. aborigine