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blase
indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many pleasures
annul
to reduce to nithing; to make ineffective or inoperative; to declare legally invalid or void
bolster
to support, give a boost, a long pillow or cushion
frivolous
of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously
deplore
to feel or express regret or dissaproval.
ornate
elaborately decorated; showily splended
nonenity
a person or thing of no imprtance
obsess
to trouble, haunt or fill the mind
qualm
a pang of conscience, uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a feeling of faintness or nausea.
oust
to remove, drive out of a position or place
peruse
to read thoroughly and carefully
porous
full of tiny holes able to be penetrated by air or water
promontory
a high point of land extending into water
prone
lying face down; inclined, likely
recourse
a person or thing turned to for help or advice; the act of seeing help or protection.
residue
a remainder, that which remains when a part has been used up or removed.
solictious
showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about someone or something
muster
to bring toghether for service or battle; to gather or summon; to amount to, compromise, include; a list of men for military service; a gathering, accumulation
sustain
to support, norish, keep up, to suffer, undergo; to bear up under, whithstand; to affirm the validity of
staid
serious and dignified' quit or subdued in character or conduct