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deign - condescend; stoop
slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
gestate - evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
industrious - diligent; hard-working; N. industry
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
amend - correct; change ; generally for the better
emasculate - weaken; castrate