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mirth - merriment; laughter
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
convoluted - coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
slither - slip or slide
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
insolence - impudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
buffoonery - clowning
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand