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::: sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
::: flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
::: antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
::: herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
::: immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
::: clemency - disposition to be lenient in deciding punishments; mildness as of the weather; ADJ. clement
::: malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable
::: stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: lachrymose - producing tears; tearful