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backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
agitate - stir up; disturb
rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
solvent - able to pay all debts; N. solvency