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irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
concise - brief and compact
gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group