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::: prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
::: cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
::: doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
::: dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
::: retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
::: chortle - chuckle with delight; N.
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: incur - bring upon oneself
::: tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
::: uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife