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quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
rampart - defensive mound of earth
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
agape - openmouthed
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence