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melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
dilute - make (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
disgruntle - make discontented
clasp - hold firmly within arms
obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
gruel - thin liquid porridge
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence