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::: peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
::: expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
::: sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
::: dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight
::: dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
::: transitory - transient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
::: dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
::: interjection - exclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
::: droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.