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(v) to bring together for service or battle. to summon, to amount to, include (n) a list of men for military service, a gathering
muster
(v) to support, to give a boost to, (n) a long pillow or cushion; a supporting post
bolster
(adj) elaborately decorated, showily splendid
ornate
(v) to remove, drive out of position or place
oust
(adj) indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many pleasures.
blase
(v) to trouble, haunt, or fill the mind
obsess
(adj) of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously
frivolous
(v) to reduce to nothing: to make ineffective or inoperative; to declare legally invalid or void.
annul
(v) to feel or express regret or disapproval
deplore
(n) a person or thing of no importance
nonentity
(adj) lying face down, inclined, likely
prone
(v) to support, nourish, keep up, to suffer undergo, withstand, to affirm the validity of
sustain
(v) to read thoroughly and carefully
peruse
(n) a moment of conscience, uneasiness, misgiving or doubt: a feeling of faintness
qualm
(n) a reminder, that which remains when a part has been used up or removed
solicitous
(adj) full of tiny holes: able to be penetrated by air or water
porous
(n) a person or thing turned to for help
recourse
(n) a person or thing turned to for help; the act of seeking help or protection
recourse
(n) a high point of land extending into water
promontory
(adj) serious and dignified: quiet and subdued in character or conduct
staid