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dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars
maudlin - effusively sentimental
pretext - excuse
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend