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  1. 1. adversary
    (AD-ver-she-ree) n.
    - opponent
  2. 2. banal (bah-NAL) adj.
    – hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality.
  3. 3. corroborate
    (koh-ROB-of-rayt) v.
    – confirm; support
  4. 4. disinclination (dis-in-kli-NAY-shun)
    n.
    – unwillingness
  5. 5. enervate (EN-er-vayt) v.
    – weaken
  6. 6. fastidious
    (fas-TID-ee-us) adj.
    – difficult to please; squeamish
  7. 7. implicit
    (im-PLI-sit) adj.
    – understood but not stated
  8. 8. insipid (im-SI-pid)
    adj.
    – lacking in flavor; dull
  9. 9. morose (mohr-OHS)
    adj.
    – ill-humored; sullen; melancholy
  10. 10. pragmatic
    (prag-MA-tik) adj.
    • – practical; concerned with the practical worth or impact of
    • something.
  11. 11. reprehensible
    (reh-pree-HEHN-suh-buhl) adj.
    – deserving blame.
  12. 12. surreptitious
    (suh-rep-TI-shuhs) adj.
    – secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
  13. 13.  lurid (loor-id) adj.
    • - gruesome; horrible;
    • revolting
  14. 14. inscrutable (in-skroo-tuh-buhl)adj.
    • – incapable of being
    • investigated, analyzed, or scrutinized
  15. 15. progenitors (proh-jen-i-ters)n.
    - a biologically related ancestor

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