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::: sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
::: chant - tune(melody) in which a number of words are sung on the same note; V: sing (a chant); utter (a slogan) in the manner of a chant
::: carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
::: executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
::: filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
::: etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
::: uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
::: inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
::: nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
::: jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat