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hovel
small wretched house
whiff
short-lasting smell
pillory
subject or expose to criticism and ridicule
repartee
quick clever reply
epoch
period of time
tether
tie with a rope
deliberate
to ponder
scale
ascend
nomenclature
terminology
commiserate
to feel or express pity or sympathy for
motility
ability to move spontaneously
gibe
to mock
Insipid
lacking in flavor, dull, flat
Insularity
narrow-mindedness, isolation
Intractable
unrully, stubborn, unyielding
Inundate
overwhelm, flood, submerge
Inured
Accustomed, hardened
Invective
Abuse
Irascible
irritable, easily angered
Irresolute
Weak, uncertain how to act
Laconic
brief and to the point
Lassitude
wearinees, languor
Latent
potential but undeveloped, dormant, hidden
Laud
to praise
Lethargic
drowsy, dull
Levee
earthen or stone embankment to prevent flodding
Levity
lack of seriousness or steadiness, frivolity
Loquacious
talkative
Lucid
easily understood, clear, intelligeble
Magnanimity
Generosity