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rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
somnambulist - sleepwalker; V. somnambulate; N. somnambulism
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
grandeur - impressiveness; stateliness; majesty
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.