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amphibian - able to live both on land and in water; N.
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
spectral - ghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
meager - scanty; inadequate
drudgery - hard unpleasant work; menial work
amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac