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submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
humdrum - dull; monotonous
tenacity - firmness; persistence
vicar - parish priest; representative
constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
seine - seine net; net for catching fish