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enterprise - willingness to take new ventures; initiative; business organization; plan (that is difficult or daring); Ex. their latest enterprise to sail round the world in a small boat
increment - increase
stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
stamina - power of endurance; strength; staying power
prurient - having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist