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ad infinitum
endlessly
apportion
to divide and give out in shares
bona fide
genuine; sincere
buoyant
able to float easily; able to hold things up; cheerful, helpful
clique
a small, exclusive group of people
concede
to admit as true; to yeild, submit
congenial
getting on well with others; agreeable, pleasant
lofty
very high; noble
migration
a movement from one country or region to another
perceive
to be aware of through the senses, observe; to grasp mentally
perverse
inclined to go against what is expected; stubborn; turned away from what isgood and proper
prelude
an introduction; that which comes before or leads off
rancid
stale, spoiled
rustic
country-like; simple, plain; awkward; one who lives in the country
sever
to separate, divide into parts
sordid
wretchedly poor; run-down; mean or selfish
untenable
not capable of being held or defended; impossible to maintain
versatile
able to do many things well; capable of many uses
vindicate
to clear from hint or charge of wrongdoing; to defend successfully against opposition; to justify
wane
to lose size, strength, or power