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stark

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3 lacking contents that could or should be present
  • house buyers trying to imagine what those stark rooms would look like when filled with furniture

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4 producing inferior or only a small amount of vegetation
  • a once-lush landscape rendered depressingly stark by strip-mining and deforestation

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5 providing only the essentials and nothing fancy or luxurious
  • monks who have committed themselves to living in stark cells and working and praying in silence

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The first known use of stark was before the 12th century

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“Stark.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stark. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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