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pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
economy - efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
enact - make (a bill) into law
indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
blanch - bleach; whiten; make white or pale