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ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
incinerate - burn to ashes
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
humanitarian - one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
propensity - natural inclination
gull - trick; deceive; hoodwink; N: person who is easily tricked; dupe
mingle - mix together in close association
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
promontory - headland