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explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
humdrum - dull; monotonous
demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
somnambulist - sleepwalker; V. somnambulate; N. somnambulism
abet - assist usually in doing something wrong; encourage
rhetoric - art of effective communication; art of using language effectively and persuasively; style of speaking or writing; grandiloquent language; Ex. political rhetoric; ADJ. rhetorical; CF. rhetorical question: question to which no answer is expected as ``Who knows it ?''
compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
plump - pleasantly fat; nicely rounded