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belated - delayed
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
relapse - return to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
disapprobation - disapproval; condemnation
tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
entreat - plead; ask earnestly