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coagulate - congeal; thicken; clot; N. coagulant
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
congenital - existing at birth
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
adjourn - suspend until a later time; move from one place to another