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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
trifling - trivial; unimportant
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way