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exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
offensive - attacking; insulting; distasteful; V. offend: violate; hurt the feelings of; N. offense: offending; violating of a moral or social code; crime; attack; Ex. first offense
endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
abstemious - sparing in eating and drinking; temperate
defame - harm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
debut - d\'ebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society
exculpate - clear from blame or guilt
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters