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portly - stout; corpulent
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
diminution - lessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
underscore - underline; emphasize
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting