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::: lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
::: gruel - thin liquid porridge
::: whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
::: ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
::: manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
::: decorous - proper (in behavior, conduct, or appearance)
::: salubrious - healthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health
::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop