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incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
decrepit - weak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
reiterate - repeat
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
infirmity - weakness