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sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
deadpan - wooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
notch - V-shaped cut in a surface; V.
plumage - feathers of a bird;
pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing