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seine - seine net; net for catching fish
panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
verbose - wordy; N. verbosity
queue - line (of waiting people or vehicles)
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
inalienable - not to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights