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fickle
[fik-uhl]
1. likely to change, esp. due to caprice, irresolution, or instability; casually changeable.

2. not constant or loyal in affections
idle
[ahyd-l]
1. not working or active; unemployed; doing nothing.

2. not spent or filled with activity.

3. not in use or operation; not kept busy.
rancor
[rang-ker]
bitter, rankling resentment or ill will; hatred; malice.
sepulcher
[sep-uhl-ker]
1. a tomb, grave, or burial place
inauspicious
[in-aw-spish-uhs]
not auspicious; boding ill; ill-omened; unfavorable.
languish
[lang-gwish]
1. to be or become weak or feeble; droop; fade.

2. to lose vigor and vitality.
purge
[purj]
to rid of whatever is impure or undesirable; cleanse; purify.
fatuous
[fach-oo-uhs]
1. foolish or inane, esp. in an unconscious, complacent manner; silly.

2. unreal; illusory.
feckless
[fek-lis]
1. ineffective; incompetent; futile.

2. having no sense of responsibility; indifferent; lazy.
gauche
[gohsh]
lacking social grace, sensitivity, or acuteness; awkward; crude; tactless.
homogeneous
hoh-muh-jee-nee-uhs]
1. composed of parts or elements that are all of the same kind; not heterogeneous.

2. of the same kind or nature; essentially alike.
Errant
[er-uhnt]
–adjective

1. deviating from the regular or proper course; erring; straying.

2. journeying or traveling, as a medieval knight in quest of adventure; roving adventurously.

3. moving in an aimless or lightly changing manner.
sunder
[suhn-der]
–verb (used with object)
1. to separate; part; divide; sever.

–verb (used without object) 2. to become separated; part.
cogent
[koh-juhnt]
1. convincing or believable by virtue of forcible, clear, or incisive presentation; telling.
2. to the point; relevant; pertinent.
venial
[vee-nee-uhl]
adjective

1. able to be forgiven or pardoned; not seriously wrong.

2. excusable; trifling; minor.