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tertiary - third in order or rank
laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
viscid - adhesive; gluey
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
endearment - fond word or act; expression of affection
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes