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circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
mesmerize - hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
deranged - insane