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hibernate - sleep throughout the winter; N. hibernation
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
bizarre - fantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
vicar - parish priest; representative
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
dappled - spotted
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence