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waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
accessible - easy to approach; obtainable
languid - lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
mordant - biting; sarcastic; stinging; (apprec.) incisive; cutting; Ex. mordant pen/wit
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize