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threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
prefatory - introductory; of a preface
obsequy - funeral ceremony
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
maudlin - effusively sentimental