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torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
glaring - (of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
apprehensive - fearful; discerning
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
engross - occupy fully; absorb
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
retort - quick sharp reply; V.
liability - drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)