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witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
opaque - dark; not transparent; N. opacity
dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
acclivity - sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity
preen - make oneself tidy in appearance; feel self-satisfaction or pride; (of a bird) smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak; Ex. preen oneself on; CF. prune
salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise