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rustic - pertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
augment - increase; add to
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
asteroid - small planet
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
sledge - large sled drawn by work animals