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bay
deep prolonged bark, howl, or wail
loquacious
very talkative, garrulous
irk
to iritate annoy or exasperate
harangue
a long pompous speech
turgid
excessively ornate style often of language
expatiate
to speak or write at length
pestiferous
producing or breeding infectious disease
fetter
a chain or shackle for the ankles or feet
tepid
moderately warm
respite
a short interval of rest or relief
jetsam
discarded odds and ends
deprecate
to express disapproval of
clandestine
kept or done in secret, furtiv
supplicate
to ask for humbly or earnestly, as by praying
pabulum
a substance that gives nourishmetn
abstruse
difficult to understand; recondite
gainsay
to declare false; dny
venial
easily excused or fogiven; pardonable
ebb
to fall or drop form a higher to a lower level
fillip
something that is trivial or of little importance