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to reduce to nothing; to make ineffictive or inoperative; to declare legally invalid or void
annul
indifferent, bored as a result of having enjoyed many pleasures
blase
to support, give boost to;

a long pillow or cushion; a supporting post
bolster
to feel or express regret or disapproval
deplore
of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously
frivolous
to bring together for service or battle; to gather or summon; to amount to, comprise, include; a list of men for military service; a gathering, accumilate
muster
a person or thing of no importance
nonenity
to trouble, haunt, or fill the mind
obsess
elaborately decorated; showily splendid
ornate
to remove, drive out of a position or place
oust
to read thouroughly and carefully
persue
full of tiny holes; able to be penetrated by air or water
porous
a high point of land extending into water
promontory
lying face down; inclined, likely
prone
a pang of comscience, uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a feeling of faintness or nausea
qualm
a person or thing turned to for help or advice; the act of seeking help or protection
recourse
a remainder, that which remains when a part has been removed or used up
residue
showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about someone or something
solicitous
serious and dignified; quiet or subdued in character or conduct
staid
to support, nourish, keep up; to suffer, undergo; to bear up under, withstand; to affirm the validity of
sustain