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satanical

Of or pertaining to Satan; having the qualities of Satan; resembling Satan; extremely malicious or wicked; devilish; infernal. "Satanic strength." "Satanic host." Milton.
Detest the slander which, with a Satanic smile, exults over the character it has ruined. Dr. T. Dwight.
-- Sa*tan"ic*al*ly, adv. -- Sa*tan"ic*al*ness, n.

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balefully

  • adverb in a baleful manner
    • she looked at him balefully

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odiousness

  • noun the quality of being offensive
    distastefulness; offensiveness.

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headlight

  • noun a powerful light with reflector; attached to the front of an automobile or locomotive
    headlamp.

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pallidly

  • adverb in a manner lacking interest or vitality
    dimly; palely.
    • a palely entertaining show

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eyeball

  • noun the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye
    orb.
  • verb look at
    eye.

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scarecrow

  • noun an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds
    scarer; bird-scarer; strawman; straw man.

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showiness

  • noun extravagant elaborateness
    floridness; flamboyance; floridity.
    • he wrote with great flamboyance

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headlamp

  • noun a powerful light with reflector; attached to the front of an automobile or locomotive
    headlight.

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spotlight

  • noun a focus of public attention
    limelight; public eye; glare.
    • he enjoyed being in the limelight
    • when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency
  • noun a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer
    spot.

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venomously

  • adverb in a very malevolent manner
    poisonously.

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headlight

  • noun a powerful light with reflector; attached to the front of an automobile or locomotive
    headlamp.

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glassy

  • adjective satellite resembling glass in smoothness and shininess and slickness
    • the glassy surface of the lake
    • the pavement was...glassy with water"- Willa Cather
  • adjective satellite (used of eyes) lacking liveliness
    glazed.
    • empty eyes
    • a glassy stare
    • his eyes were glazed over with boredom

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visage

  • noun the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)
    smiler; physiognomy; mug; kisser; countenance; phiz.
  • noun the appearance conveyed by a person's face
    countenance.
    • a pleasant countenance
    • a stern visage

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vengefully

  • adverb in a vindictive, revengeful manner
    revengefully; vindictively.
    • he plotted vindictively against his former superiors

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unpleasantly

  • adverb in an unpleasant manner
    • he had been unpleasantly surprised

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vindictively

  • adverb in a vindictive, revengeful manner
    revengefully; vengefully.
    • he plotted vindictively against his former superiors

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sullenly

  • adverb in a sullen manner
    glumly; dourly.
    • he sat in his chair dourly

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murderously

  • adverb as if bent on murder
    • the huge dog bore down on them with bared fangs and barking murderously
  • adverb in a murderous frenzy
    amok; amuck.
    • rioters running amuck and throwing sticks and bottles and stones

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offensively

  • adverb in an unpleasantly offensive manner
    • he smelled offensively unwashed
  • adverb in an obnoxious manner
    obnoxiously; objectionably.
    • he said so in one of his more offensively intellectually arrogant sentences

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owlishly

  • adverb in an owlish manner
    • the gentle-looking barrister peered owlishly around him

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stand

  • noun a support or foundation
    pedestal; base.
    • the base of the lamp
  • noun the position where a thing or person stands

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improbability

  • noun the quality of being improbable
    improbableness.
    • impossibility should never be confused with improbability
    • the improbability of such rare coincidences

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fiercely

  • adverb in a physically fierce manner
    ferociously.
    • silence broken by dogs barking ferociously
    • they fought fiercely
  • adverb in an emotionally fierce manner
    • she was fiercely proud of her children

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defiantly

  • adverb in a rebellious manner
    rebelliously; contumaciously.
    • he rejected her words rebelliously

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fuliginous

Pertaining to soot; sooty; dark; dusky.

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eyes

  • noun opinion or judgment
    • in the eyes of the law
    • I was wrong in her eyes
  • noun the organ of sight
    eye; optic; oculus.

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anachronism

  • noun something located at a time when it could not have existed or occurred
    misdating; mistiming.
  • noun an artifact that belongs to another time

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sun

  • noun the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
    • the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system
    • the Earth revolves around the Sun
  • noun the rays of the sun
    sunshine; sunlight.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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gaslight

  • noun light yielded by the combustion of illuminating gas

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ferociously

  • adverb in a physically fierce manner
    fiercely.
    • silence broken by dogs barking ferociously
    • they fought fiercely

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stonily

  • adverb in a stony manner
    • stonily indifferent to time

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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accusingly

  • adverb in an accusing manner
    • he looked at her accusingly

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searchlight

  • noun a light source with reflectors that projects a beam of light in a particular direction

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dimly

  • adverb in a dim indistinct manner
    indistinctly.
    • we perceived the change only dimly
  • adverb in a manner lacking interest or vitality
    palely; pallidly.
    • a palely entertaining show

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spotlight

  • noun a focus of public attention
    limelight; public eye; glare.
    • he enjoyed being in the limelight
    • when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency
  • noun a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer
    spot.

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oversight

  • noun an unintentional omission resulting from failure to notice something
    inadvertence.
  • noun management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
    supervising; superintendence; supervision.

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sate

  • verb fill to satisfaction
    satiate; replete; fill.
    • I am sated

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inequity

  • noun injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards
    unfairness.

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footlights

  • noun theater light at the front of a stage that illuminate the set and actors

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menacingly

  • adverb in a menacing manner
    threateningly.
    • the voice at the other end of the line dropped menacingly

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wildly

  • adverb to an extreme or greatly exaggerated degree
    • the storyline is wildly unrealistic
  • adverb in an uncontrolled or unrestrained manner
    • He gesticulated wildly

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inconsistency

  • noun the relation between propositions that cannot both be true at the same time
    incompatibility; mutual exclusiveness; repugnance.
  • noun the quality of being inconsistent and lacking a harmonious uniformity among things or parts

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sunlight

  • noun the rays of the sun
    sun; sunshine.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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lacuna

  • noun a blank gap or missing part
    blank.
  • noun an ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling or dome
    caisson; coffer.

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disproportion

  • noun lack of proportion; imbalance among the parts of something

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oppressively

  • adverb in a heavy and oppressive way
    • it was oppressively hot in the office

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omission

  • noun a mistake resulting from neglect
    skip.
  • noun something that has been omitted
    • she searched the table for omissions

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hip

  • noun either side of the body below the waist and above the thigh
  • noun the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates
    pelvis; pelvic girdle; pelvic arch.

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dagger

  • noun a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing
    sticker.
  • noun a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote
    obelisk.

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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belligerently

  • adverb with hostility; in a belligerent hostile manner
    hostilely.
    • he pushed her against the wall belligerently

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particularly

  • adverb to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
    peculiarly; especially; specially.
    • he was particularly fussy about spelling
    • a particularly gruesome attack
    • under peculiarly tragic circumstances
    • an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger
  • adverb specifically or especially distinguished from others
    in particular.
    • loves Bach, particularly his partitas
    • recommended one book in particular
    • trace major population movements for the Pueblo groups in particular

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floodlight

  • noun light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography
    flood; photoflood; flood lamp.
  • verb illuminate with floodlights

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interrogatory

  • noun formal systematic questioning
    interrogation; examination.
  • adjective relating to the use of or having the nature of an interrogation
    interrogative.

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redly

  • adverb displaying a red color
    • the forge belched redly at the sky"-Adria Langley

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angrily

  • adverb with anger
    • he angrily denied the accusation

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impotently

  • adverb in a helpless manner
    helplessly; unable to help.
    • the crowd watched him helplessly

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silently

  • adverb without speaking
    mutely; taciturnly; wordlessly.
    • he sat mutely next to her

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doorway

  • noun the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
    threshold; room access; door.
    • he stuck his head in the doorway

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sun

  • noun the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
    • the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system
    • the Earth revolves around the Sun
  • noun the rays of the sun
    sunshine; sunlight.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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disparity

  • noun inequality or difference in some respect

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rectify

  • verb math: determine the length of
    • rectify a curve
  • verb reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; separate from extraneous matter or cleanse from impurities
    refine.
    • refine sugar

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luridly

  • adverb in a lurid manner
    • it was luridly described in the book as the place where mystics took refuge

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harshly

  • adverb in a harsh or unkind manner
    • `That's enough!,' he cut in harshly
  • adverb in a harsh and grating manner
    raspingly; gratingly.
    • her voice fell gratingly on our ears

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painfully

  • adverb unpleasantly
    distressingly.
    • his ignorance was painfully obvious
  • adverb in or as if in pain
    sorely.
    • she moved painfully forward
    • sorely wounded

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shortcoming

  • noun a failing or deficiency
    defect.
    • that interpretation is an unfortunate defect of our lack of information

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socket

  • noun a bony hollow into which a structure fits
  • noun receptacle where something (a pipe or probe or end of a bone) is inserted

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resentfully

  • adverb with resentment; in a resentful manner
    • the best doctors would stay resentfully out of the national service, refusing to become the minions of a Minister

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still

  • noun a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes)
    • he wanted some stills for a magazine ad
  • noun (poetic) tranquil silence
    hush; stillness.
    • the still of the night

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inadequacy

  • noun lack of an adequate quantity or number
    deficiency; insufficiency.
    • the inadequacy of unemployment benefits
  • noun a lack of competence
    insufficiency.
    • pointed out the insufficiencies in my report
    • juvenile offenses often reflect an inadequacy in the parents

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more

  • adjective (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree
    more than.
    • more land
    • more support
    • more rain fell
    • more than a gallon
  • noun English statesman who opposed Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon and was imprisoned and beheaded; recalled for his concept of Utopia, the ideal state
    Sir Thomas More; Thomas More.

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omission

  • noun a mistake resulting from neglect
    skip.
  • noun something that has been omitted
    • she searched the table for omissions

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busy

  • verb keep busy with
    occupy.
    • She busies herself with her butterfly collection
  • adjective actively or fully engaged or occupied
    • busy with her work
    • a busy man
    • too busy to eat lunch

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malignantly

  • adverb in a malignant manner, as of a tumor that spreads

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face

  • noun the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
    human face.
    • he washed his face
    • I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news
  • noun the feelings expressed on a person's face
    facial expression; expression; look; aspect.
    • a sad expression
    • a look of triumph
    • an angry face

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anachronism

  • noun something located at a time when it could not have existed or occurred
    misdating; mistiming.
  • noun an artifact that belongs to another time

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equally

  • adverb to the same degree (often followed by `as')
    every bit; as.
    • they were equally beautiful
    • birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly
    • sang as sweetly as a nightingale
    • he is every bit as mean as she is
  • adverb in equal amounts or shares; in a balanced or impartial way
    evenly.
    • a class evenly divided between girls and boys
    • they split their winnings equally
    • deal equally with rich and poor

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inconsistency

  • noun the relation between propositions that cannot both be true at the same time
    incompatibility; mutual exclusiveness; repugnance.
  • noun the quality of being inconsistent and lacking a harmonious uniformity among things or parts

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stopped

  • adjective satellite (of a nose) blocked
    stopped-up; stopped up.
    • a stopped (or stopped-up) nose
  • verb come to a halt, stop moving
    stop; halt.
    • the car stopped
    • She stopped in front of a store window

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inaccuracy

  • noun the quality of being inaccurate and having errors

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eye

  • noun the organ of sight
    optic; oculus.
  • noun good discernment (either visually or as if visually)
    • she has an eye for fresh talent
    • he has an artist's eye

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incongruity

  • noun the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate
    incongruousness.

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bulb

  • noun a modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure
  • noun electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
    lightbulb; electric light; light bulb; electric-light bulb; incandescent lamp.

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bulb

  • noun a modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure
  • noun electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
    lightbulb; electric light; light bulb; electric-light bulb; incandescent lamp.

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typo

  • noun a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
    typographical error; misprint; erratum; literal; literal error.

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alternately

  • adverb in an alternating sequence or position
    • They were deglycerolized by alternately centrifuging and mixing
    • he planted fir and pine trees alternately

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solecism

  • noun a socially awkward or tactless act
    gaffe; gaucherie; faux pas; slip.

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kept

  • adjective (especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregarded
    unbroken.
    • unbroken promises
    • promises kept
  • verb keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"
    hold; maintain; keep.
    • hold in place
    • She always held herself as a lady
    • The students keep me on my toes

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inequity

  • noun injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards
    unfairness.

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savagely

  • adverb in a vicious manner
    brutally; viciously.
    • he was viciously attacked
  • adverb wildly; like an animal
    • she cried out savagely

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solecism

  • noun a socially awkward or tactless act
    gaffe; gaucherie; faux pas; slip.

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fire

  • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
    • they lost everything in the fire
  • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
    firing.
    • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
    • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

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truculently

  • adverb in an aggressively truculent manner
    • they strive for security by truculently asserting their own interests
  • adverb in a defiantly truculent manner
    • the boy looked up truculently at his teacher

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reveal

  • verb make visible
    bring out; uncover; unveil.
    • Summer brings out bright clothes
    • He brings out the best in her
  • verb make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
    disclose; unwrap; bring out; expose; let on; discover; divulge; break; let out; give away.
    • The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold
    • The actress won't reveal how old she is
    • bring out the truth
    • he broke the news to her
    • unwrap the evidence in the murder case

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inequality

  • noun lack of equality
    • the growing inequality between rich and poor

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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misstatement

  • noun a statement that contains a mistake

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torch

  • noun a light usually carried in the hand; consists of some flammable substance
  • noun tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches
    common mullein; woolly mullein; Aaron's rod; great mullein; flannel mullein; Verbascum thapsus.

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injustice

  • noun an unjust act
    unfairness; iniquity; shabbiness.
  • noun the practice of being unjust or unfair
    unjustness.

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positively

  • adverb extremely
    • it was positively monumental
  • adverb so as to be positive; in a positive manner
    • she intended her remarks to be interpreted positively

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misprint

  • noun a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
    typographical error; erratum; literal; typo; literal error.
  • verb print incorrectly

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shame

  • noun a painful emotion resulting from an awareness of inadequacy or guilt
  • noun a state of dishonor
    disgrace; ignominy.
    • one mistake brought shame to all his family
    • suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison

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discrepancy

  • noun a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions
    divergence; disagreement; variance.
    • a growing divergence of opinion
  • noun an event that departs from expectations
    variance; variant.

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overlook

  • noun a high place affording a good view
  • verb look past, fail to notice

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absurdity

  • noun a message whose content is at variance with reason
    absurdness; ridiculousness.
  • noun a ludicrous folly
    silliness; fatuity; fatuousness.
    • the crowd laughed at the absurdity of the clown's behavior

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gloomily

  • adverb with gloom
    • such a change is gloomily foreseen by many

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stop

  • noun the event of something ending
    halt.
    • it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill
  • noun the act of stopping something
    stoppage.
    • the third baseman made some remarkable stops
    • his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood

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evilly

  • adverb in a wicked evil manner
    wickedly.
    • act wickedly
    • grin evilly

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peculiarly

  • adverb uniquely or characteristically
    particularly.
    • these peculiarly cinematic elements
    • a peculiarly French phenomenon
    • everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly to him"- John Knowles
  • adverb in a manner differing from the usual or expected
    curiously; oddly.
    • had a curiously husky voice
    • he's behaving rather peculiarly

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loophole

  • noun an ambiguity (especially one in the text of a law or contract) that makes it possible to evade a difficulty or obligation
  • noun a small hole in a fortified wall; for observation or discharging weapons

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conspicuously

  • adverb in a manner tending to attract attention
    • there have been plenty of general declarations about willingness to meet and talk, but conspicuously no mention of time and place
  • adverb in a prominent way
    prominently.
    • the new car was prominently displayed in the driveway

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hostilely

  • adverb with hostility; in a belligerent hostile manner
    belligerently.
    • he pushed her against the wall belligerently

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fierce

  • adjective satellite marked by extreme and violent energy
    furious; ferocious; savage.
    • a ferocious beating
    • fierce fighting
    • a furious battle
  • adjective satellite marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid
    vehement; tearing; trigger-happy; violent.
    • fierce loyalty
    • in a tearing rage
    • vehement dislike
    • violent passions

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