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unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
inclined - tending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
substantiate - support (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify