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belated
adjective
Done too late; having been delayed beyond the usual time.
caliber
noun
1. Degree of importance or excellence.
2. The diameter of a bullet or inside of a gun barrel.
chagrin
noun
A feeling of embarrassment or annoyance caused by having failed or being disappointed.

verb
To cause to feel unease.
contravene
verb
To act against or be counter to.
default
noun
1. Failure to do what is required by duty or law.
2. An automatic selection made according to a computer program when the user does not make a choice.

verb
To fail to pay what or when one should.
doldrums
noun plural
A condition of feeling sad, bored, or sluggish.
emblazon
verb
To inscribe or decorate conspicuously.
eminent
adjective
Standing above others in worth, rank, or fame.

eminence - noun
expend
verb
To use up; consume.
expire
verb
1. To come to an end.
2. To die.
exponent
noun
A person who explains, interprets, or works to make something popular.
novice
noun
A person new at something; a beginner.
spry
adjective
Moving with quickness and ease; lively.
tenuous
adjective
1. Lacking substance; flimsy.
2. Not thick; slender.
3. Lacking density; thin.
truism
noun
A truth that is so well known that it is almost unnecessary to say it.