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negate - cancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation
loquacious - talkative; N. loquacity
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
enervate - weaken; take away energy from
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random
incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
inscrutable - difficult to understand; impenetrable; not readily understood; mysterious
prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger