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lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
cohesion - tendency to keep together
extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
asperity - sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or weather); Ex. asperities of a Russian winter
gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs