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formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
mendacious - lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity
compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
amend - correct; change ; generally for the better
audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
collaborate - work together; cooperate treasonably with the enemy
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
acknowledge - recognize; admit
sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)