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dissension - disagreement of opinions causing strife within a group
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in
discordant - not harmonious; conflicting
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
pedestal - support or base as for a pillar or statue
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
brochure - pamphlet
rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)