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niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
miserly - stingy; mean
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
seine - seine net; net for catching fish
pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
panoramic - denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion