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malefactor - evildoer; criminal
facilitate - help bring about; make less difficult
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
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.
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded