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linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
ameliorate - improve
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
cynosure - object of general attention; person or thing that is a center of attention; CF. Ursa Minor
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous