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robust - strong; vigorous
plenitude - abundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
penitent - repentant; N.
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch