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::: lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
::: malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
::: revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
::: forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
::: hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
::: bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
::: enumerate - list; mention one by one
::: parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
::: adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance