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porridge - soft food made by boiling oatmeal
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
peccadillo - slight offense or fault; CF. sin
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
venerate - revere; treat with great respect
repository - storehouse
naivet - \'e(naivety) quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous