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sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
circlet - small ring; band of gold, silver, jewel, etc. (worn on the head, arms, or neck as decoration)
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
purge - remove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death