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impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
crestfallen - dejected; dispirited
indolent - lazy
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate