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jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
hapless - unfortunate; luckless
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages