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languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression
reparation - compensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
ventral - abdominal
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
creep - move with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
facsimile - copy
penance - self-imposed punishment for sin; Ex. do penance for one's sins; CF. penitent