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flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
conglomerate - corporation made up of several different companies in diversified fields; mass of various material gathered together; rock consisting of small stones held together by clay; V.
catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
censor - (in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
acidulous - slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
consort - associate with; keep company; N: husband or wife (or a ruler)
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities