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gullible - easily deceived
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
animosity - active enmity
mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
abominate - loathe; hate
defrock - strip a priest or minister of church authority; unfrock
expository - explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; exhibition