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somnolent
sleepy; almost asleep
insomnia
inability to sleep
somnambulate
to sleepwalk
fitful
[sleep] intermittent; irregular
regent
one who is appointed to perform the duties of a ruler
dearth
scarcity

ex. There was no dearth of = there was many
sycophant
a follower; a flattering follower
to flatter [v]
wheedle coax fawn toady cajole blandish ingratiate adulate
flattering [a]
adulatory sycophantic obsequious servile subservient
flattery [a]
toadyism cajolery blandishment ingratiation adulation sycophancy obsequiousness servility subservient soft soap
toady
[v] to flatter
[n] a flatterer
cajole
to ask someone to do something by flattery
blandish
to flatter
brandish
to threathen
[v] to threathen
brandish browbeat cow menace intimidate