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profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
inclement - stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
indignity - treatment or situation that causes shame or loss of dignity, respect; offensive or insulting treatment; humiliating or degrading treatment; Ex. I suffered the indignity of having to say that in front of them.
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
monochromatic - having only one color