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debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
betroth - become engaged to marry
summation - act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.