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::: argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
::: superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
::: courier - messenger
::: jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
::: protocol - diplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
::: polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
::: grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
::: forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
::: reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
::: surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross