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immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
idolatry - worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
euthanasia - mercy killing
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing