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gullible - easily deceived
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
respite - time for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
inanimate - lifeless; not animate