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decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
taut - tight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
trite - hackneyed; commonplace
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
vindictive - disposed to revenge; vengeful; out for revenge; spiteful; intended to cause harm; malicious; Ex. vindictive streak
flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
genre - particular variety of art or literature
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened