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withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
disenfranchise - disfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
sprightly - lively
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate
awful - terrible; very bad
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy