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defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
equable - tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform
poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
magniloquent - boastful; pompous
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
deluge - flood; rush; V.
pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented