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unprepossessing - unattractive
debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
incumbent - obligatory; imposed as an obligation; currently holding an office; N: person who holds an office
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies