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protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
indubitable - unable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
exult - rejoice
requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis