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Crooning

To hum or sing in a soft low voice especially in a sentimental manner

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Recidivism

Tendency of a convicted criminal to reoffend

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Parochial

Limited or narrow outlook/ scope

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Onerous

Task or duty involving an amount of effort and difficulty that is oppressively burdensome

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Excising

Internal tax/duty

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Paradigmatic

Relating to a paradigm - way of thinking, a framework containing basic assumptions

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Paradigm

Set of forms all of which contain a particular element

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Sclep

Tedious difficult journey. Haul or carry

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Disparaging

Expressing the opinion that something is of little worth - derogatory

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Derogatory

Critical or disrespectful attitude

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Instantiations

Represent as or by an instance

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Pallid

Feeble insipid

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Insipid

Lacking flavour vigour or interest

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Destitute

Without basic necessities of life

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Salient

Most noticible or most important