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supine - lying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision
swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
latitude - freedom from narrow limitations
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
alliteration - repetition of beginning sound in poetry
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
stentorian - (of the voice) extremely loud; CF. Stentor: a loud herald in the Iliad
torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds