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debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
benign - kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable
chronic - long established as a disease