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Meager

very small or too small in amount


Every morning he eats a meager breakfast of toast and coffee.

Opulent

very comfortable and expensive : luxurious


opulent new homes

Salvage

the act of saving something (such as a building, a ship, or cargo) that is in danger of being completely destroyed


The ship was beyond salvage.

Subjected

the person or thing that is being discussed or described : topic


The new museum is the subject of an article in today's paper.

Tremors

a shaking movement of the ground before or after an earthquake


Small tremors were still being felt several days after the earthquake.

Dormant

not doing anything at this time : not active but able to become active


a dormant volcano

Outlying

always used before a noun


: far away from the center of a place


the outlying areas of the city

Unaffected

not influenced or changed mentally, physically, or chemically


They shortened the book when they made the movie, but the basic story remained unaffected.

Luxurious

very comfortable and expensive : richly appealing


a luxurious apartment/restaurant

Imprints

to create a mark by pressing against a surface


imprint [=stamp] a design on a sheet of paper