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contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
irreparable - not able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying
accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
mandatory - obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word