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halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
perpetual - everlasting
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas