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buffoon - stupid person; clown
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
shimmer - shine with a flickering light; glimmer intermittently; Ex. The moonlight shimmered on the water; N.
ovation - enthusiastic applause
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
bode - foreshadow; portend
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game