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dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
myopic - nearsighted; lacking foresight; N. myopia
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
tribute - tax levied by a ruler; payment made by one nation to another in acknowledgment of submission; mark of respect (such as praise or gift); Ex. pay tribute to
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall