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palaver
noun- idle talk
verb-to talk idly
he was glad to palaver of his adventures
~the student listened to a speech that was profound not like the palaver he was used to.
languid
adj-listless, indifferent, weak w/o vitality
n-languor
indolent
adj-lazy
pertinacious
adj-holding firmly to a purpose or belief, hard to get rid of
prodigious
adj-wonderful, amazing, enormous, huge
enervating
adj-exhausting
bohemian
adj-living uncomfortably, often with a free expression of the arts
anachronistic
adj-out of place in chronology-or historical context
shard
n-broken piece
valor
n-courage, bravery
retinue
n-a group of people attending an important person; entourage
morass
n-bog, marsh; difficul or troublesome situation
tumult
n-noisy commotion; confusion; disturbance
abyss
n-bottomless pit; anything too deep for measurement
insipidity
n-dullness