prurient having, or characterized by lascivious or lustful thoughts, desires, etc. ochre a moderate yellow-orange to orange colour moribund in a dying state, near death bibulous fond of or addicted to drink sepoy (formerly) an Indian soldier in the service of the British venal open to bribery impeach to accuse a public official, before an appropriate tribunal, of misconduct in office acquiesce to submit or comply without protest widdershins in a direction contrary to the usual, e.g. anticlockwise diatribe a bitter, sharply abusive denunciation, attack, or criticism

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