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nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
sluggard - lazy person
iridescent - exhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
provincial - pertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
ostentatious - showy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division