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bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
decorum - propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
doggerel - poor verse
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring