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lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
languid - lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
creed - system of religious or ethical belief
thrifty - careful about money; economical; N. thrift
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
industrious - diligent; hard-working; N. industry
vernal - pertaining to spring
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)