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Flashcards in Bad and Ugly Deck (17)
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acri

bitter

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noi

harm

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caco

ugly

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phon

sound

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acrimony (n)

bitterness of feeling, harsh words

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appaling (adj)

shocking, causing dismay

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cacophony (n)

discord, harsh sounds

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abysmal (adj)

extremely bad, wrtched

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acrid (adj)

harsh smelling or tasting

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blatant (adj)

very conspicuous, annoyingly loud

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deplorable (adj)

worthy of reproach or censure

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egregious (adj)

conspicuously bad, flagrant

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lurid (adj)

shocking, sensational

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noisome (adj)

offensive to the sense or the health

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flagrant (adj)

offensively bad, reprehensible

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heinous (adj)

cruel, shockingly evil

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astringent (adj)

caustic, pungent