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raiment - clothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
solicitor - lawyer in the lower court of law
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
iconoclastic - attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
larder - pantry; place where food is kept