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angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
reproach - blame (not angrily but sadly); express disapproval or disappointment; N. ADJ. reproachful
nuptial - of marriage or the wedding ceremony; N; nuptials; wedding ceremony
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee