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To deprive of force or strength; weaken
Enervate
Excessive talking in a rambling, roundabout matter
Garrulous
Beginning to exist or appear
Incipient
Lacking confidence in one's own ability, worth; timid, shy
Diffident
Constant; unremitting
Assiduous
Extreme poverty; destitution
Penury
Inconsistent with common order or form; irregulary, abnormal
Anomalous
Movement of body expression expressing deep respect or courtesy
Obeisance
Giving one's name to a tribe, place, etc.
Eponymous
Having a pleasant odor; fragrant suggestive; reminiscient
Redolent
Going rapidly over something without noticing details; hasty, superficial
Cursory
Lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order; disconnected
Desultory
No longer in general use; replaced
Obsolete
Resisting authority or control
Recalcitrant
To weaken or reduce in force; diminish
Attenuate
Impulsive and often rashly unpredictable
Quixotic
Actively poisonous; violently or spitefully hostile
Virulent
Not lasting, enduring, permanent
Transitory
Incapable of being expressed or described in words
Ineffable
Disagreeing or harsh in sound; discordant
Dissonant