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filial - pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect
antecede - precede
magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
reprisal - retaliation
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
grovel - crawl or creep on ground; remain prostrate; behave in a servile manner
idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.