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hermitage - home of a hermit
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
warranted - justified; authorized
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
tertiary - third in order or rank
imperious - domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental