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::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: viand - food; CF. live
::: prodigy - highly gifted child; person with exceptional talents; marvel; wonder
::: rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
::: travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
::: beguile - deceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
::: cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
::: effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
::: impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
::: gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape