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supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
crestfallen - dejected; dispirited
upbraid - reprimand; severely scold
iniquitous - wicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
culpable - deserving blame; blameworthy
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism