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enervate - weaken; take away energy from
doggerel - poor verse
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
humdrum - dull; monotonous