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ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
inhibit - restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
dank - damp; unpleasantly wet
nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
battalion - army unit made up of four or more companies
tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains