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dormant
asleep or inactive
quixotic
idealistic and totally impractical
beleaguer
to besiege, surround, harass
opportune
coming at a good time
milieu
environment or surroundings
dulcet
melodious, soft, soothing
PORCINE
REMINISCENT OF OR PERTAINING TO A PIG, RESEMBLING A PIG
histrionic
overly dramatic, theatrical
reminisce
the act or practice of recalling the past
bludgeon
a short heavy thick club that has one end larger than the other
arduous
hard, difficult, tiresome
ballistics
the study of the dynamics or flight characteristics of projectiles (like gun bullets)
lassitude
listlessness, weariness
coterie
a circle of close associates or friends
girth
the distance around something (like moms belly)
enrage
infuriate, anger
askew
to one side, crooked, a sidelong look of contempt
cranny
a small opening as in a wall
propulsive
the act or process of propelling, a propelling force
ambiance
mood, feeling, general atmosphers