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languish - lose animation or strength
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
reputed - supposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
antidote - remedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
reiterate - repeat
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
chameleon - lizard that changes color in different situations