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::: mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
::: brindled - tawny or grayish with streaks or spots (of animals)
::: inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
::: dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
::: exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
::: hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
::: waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
::: luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
::: nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
::: fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness