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ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
inhibited - (of a person) unable to express what one really feels
canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
solvent - able to pay all debts; N. solvency
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.