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gape - open widely; open the mouth wide; stare wonderingly with the mouth open; CF. agape
pauper - very poor person
lineage - descent; ancestry
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
personify - represent (an inanimate object) as a person; be the embodiment or perfect example of; Ex. She is evil/patience personified; N. personification
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience