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dyspeptic - suffering from indigestion; N. dyspepsia: indigestion; difficulty in digesting food
ethos - underlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties
perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
elucidate - explain; make clear; clarify; enlighten; CF. lucid
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.