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grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
enclave - territory enclosed within an alien land
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
pretext - excuse
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.