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BELLWETHER
One that serves as a leader or as a leading indicator of future trends
VIGNETTE
A picture having a background or that is shaded off gradually
MORASS
Something that hinders, engulfs, or overwhelms
PROSELYTE
One who has been won over from one religious belief to another
QUASI-
To some degree; in some manner
CATERWAUL
to have a noisy argument
POLTROON
A BASE COWARD
CHIMERICAL
GIVEN TO UNREALISTIC FANTASIES; HIGHLY IMPROBABLE
NOISOME
Very offensive, particularly to the sense of smell
HIDEBOUND
STUBBORLY PREDUJICED; NARROW-MINDED; INFLEXIBLE
RAILLERY
GOOD HUMOR BANTER;TEASING REPARTEE
RIBALD
CHARACTERIZED BY VULGAR HUMOR
EFFETE
INFERTILE; WORN-OUT;ALSO DECADENT; EFFEMINATE (Having qualities or characteristics more often associated with women than men)
LITURGY
A RITUAL
DECADENCE
the act or process of falling into an inferior condition or state; deterioration; decay:moral degeneration or decay; turpitude;unrestrained or excessive self-indulgence