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timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
wean - accustom a baby not to nurse; accustom (the young of a mammal) to take nourishment other than by suckling; give up a cherished activity; cause to gradually leave (an interest or habit); Ex. wean oneself from cigarettes
subsidiary - serving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining