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impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
insurgent - rebellious; N.
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
arid - (of land) dry; barren; unproductive
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council