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Stammer
to speack with involuntary breaks and pauses, or with spasmodic repetitions of syllables or sounds
elude
to avoid or escape by speed; cleverness, trickery, etc; evade
exult
to show or feel a lively or triumphant joy
ceaselessly
endless, continuous, constant, unceasing
siphon
to convey, draw, or pass through
wistful
characterized by melancholy; longing, yearning
ebb
a point of decline; a flowing backward or away
bellow
to emit a hollow, loud, animal cry, as a bull or cow; to roar
brandish
to shake or wave, as a weapon; flourish
humdrum
lacking variety; boring; dull
concede
to acknowledge as true, just, or proper; admit
stooge
any underling, assistant, or accomplice
edifice
a building, esp. one of large size or imposing appearance; any large, complex system or organization
bedlam
a scene or state of wild uproar and confusion
shiveling
to weep or cry with sniffling
tumultuous
raising a great clatter and commotion; disorderly or noisy; highly agitated, as the mind or emotions; distraught; turbulent
bliss
supreme happiness; utter joy or contentment; heaven; paradise
askew
to one side; out of line; in a crooked position; awry
adulation
excessive flattery or admiration
cunning
skill employed in a shrewd or sly manner, as in deceiving; craftiness; quite
benevolently
characterized by or expressing good will or kindly feelings
exasperated
greatly annoyed; out of patience
feebly
physically weak, as from age or sickness; frail
compassion
a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for an other who is striken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering
subtle
thin, tenuous, or rarefied, as a fluid or an odor; delicate
surreptitiously
obtained, done, made, etc., by stealth; secret or unauthorized
perusals
reading carefully with intent to remember
squander
to spend or use (money, time, etc.) extravagantly or wastefully; to scatter
idly
not working or active; unemployed; doing nothing
languid
lacking in vigor or vitality; slack or slow; lacking in spirit or interest; listless; indifferent
Deftly
quick and skillful; clever
contemptuous
expressing extreme contempt
ingratiating
charming; agreeable; pleasing
henpecked
harassed by persistent nagging
revenue
the income of a government from taxation, excise duties customs, or other sources, appropriated to the payment of the public expenses
incapacitated
unable to act, respond
feign
to represent fictitiously; put on an appearance of
audacity
boldness or daring, esp. with confident or arrogant disregard for personal safety, conventional thought, or other restrictions
commiseration
to feel or express sorrow or sympathy for (to sympathize); pity
to lumber
moving clumsily; moving heavily
corrupt
Guilty of dishonest practices; infected; tainted; lacking integrity
apathy
Absence or suppression of passion, emotion, or excitement; lack of interest or concern for feelings that others find moving or exciting
insolent
Boldly rude or disrespectful; insulting
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