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convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
giddy - light-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
humdrum - dull; monotonous
penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars