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::: mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
::: turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
::: arrears - being in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done
::: indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
::: placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
::: circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
::: whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
::: dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
::: reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
::: preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant