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holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
hackneyed - commonplace; trite
decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
overthrow - topple; N.
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
rampart - defensive mound of earth
alimentary - supplying nourishment
vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification
invective - abuse