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litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
reverberate - echo repeatedly; resound; Ex. The thunder reverberated across the valley.
initiate - begin; originate; receive into a group; introduce to a new field or activity; Ex. initiate someone into the mysteries of a secret religion; N: one who has been initiated
visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
hibernate - sleep throughout the winter; N. hibernation
bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
defunct - dead; no longer in use or existence