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::: sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
::: embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
::: deluge - flood; rush; V.
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: crestfallen - dejected; dispirited
::: holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
::: saga - Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
::: mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
::: indentation - notch; deep recess; V. indent; CF. tooth
::: surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food