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nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)
incarcerate - imprison
overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
robust - strong; vigorous
prong - pointed projecting part
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
hermitage - home of a hermit
prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength