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juxtapose - place side by side; CF. next
purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
savory - pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle