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::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
::: frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
::: cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
::: incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
::: anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.
::: vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
::: turgid - swollen; distended (as from liquid)
::: myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
::: residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
::: eloquence - expressiveness; persuasive speech; ADJ. eloquent: movingly expressive; expressing ideas well so that the hearers can be influeneced