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timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
imponderable - weightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
demographic - related to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum