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askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
horde - crowd; swarm
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic