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pendulous - hanging; suspended
genesis - beginning; origin
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
monotheism - belief in one God
inter - bury; N. interment
solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease