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pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
replicate - reproduce; duplicate
modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference