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din
continous, loud, annoying noise
jovial
jolly, good-natured
grappled
to engage in a struggle, to wrestle
insipid
without flavor or taste, bland
futility
ineffective, no use
senile
relating to or characteristic of old age, esp. showing a decline in mental abilities
concocted
to make up, invent, cook up
latent
present but not visible or active
jargon
a technical language used by memebers of a particular profession or class
ostentatious
showy or flashy in an attempt to impress
prurient
tending to have or causing lustful desires or thoughts
pervade
spread throughout
fidelity
faithfulness to a person, cause, or duty; loyalty
hidebound
inflexible, close-minded, conservative, stubbornl stuck in one's ways
feisty
full of spirit or nerve
forthright
going straight to the point without hesitation, frank, direct
emphatically
forcefully
predilections
preference, liking, tendency to favor
turret
little tower
mausoleum
a large tomb or a building that houses many tombs
illicit
unlawful, illegal
elitism
a preference for rule by the elite class
deplorable
very bad or unfortunate, regrettable; deserving strong disapproval or condemnation
rescind
to repeal or cancel