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annul
(v.)to reduce to nothing; make less; to declair invalid
blase`
(adj.) indifferent, bored do to being involved in many pleasures.
bolster
(v.)to support give a boost to.
deplore
(v.)to feel or express regret or disaproval.
frivolous
(adj.)of little importance, not worthy of serious attention; not meant seriously.
muster
(v.)to bring together for service or battle; to gather or summon; to amount to, comprise, include.
nonentity
(n.)a person or thing of no importance.
obsess
(v.)to trouble haunt or fill the mind.
ornate
(adj.)elaborately decorated, showily splendid.
oust
(v.)to remove, drive out of a position or place.
peruse
(v.)to read thoroughly and carefully.
porous
(adj.)full of tiny holes; able to be penetrated by air or water.
promontory
(n.)a high point of land extending into water.
prone
(adj.)lying face down, inclined; likely.
qualm
(n.) a pang of conscience, uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a feeling of faintness or nausea.
recourse
(n.)a person or thing turned to for help or advice; the act of seeking help or protection.
residue
(n.)a remainder, that stays even after removed.
solicitous
(adj.)showing concern or care; fearful or anxious about someone or something.
staid
(adj.)serious and dinified; quiet or subdued in character or conduct.
sustain
(v.)to support, nourish, keep up;to suffer, undergo;to bear up undetr, withstand;to affirm the validity of.