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prosaic - lacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
apposite - appropriate; fitting
prosperous - successful; rich; affluent; well-to-do; well-off
discriminating - able to see differences; discerning; prejudiced; N. discrimination
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food