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::: epithet - word or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
::: gruel - thin liquid porridge
::: dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
::: contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
::: deserts - what someone deserves
::: celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
::: stipend - pay for services
::: swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem