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::: tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
::: slither - slip or slide
::: devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
::: tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
::: suavity - urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
::: embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include
::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
::: pillage - plunder