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attenuate - make thin; weaken
fiend - evil spirit; devil
impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
censorious - severely critical
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
hermitage - home of a hermit
hieroglyphic - picture writing; ADJ.
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care