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militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
seasoned - experienced
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next
craft - skill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning