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knoll - little round hill; hillock
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
transpose - reverse the order or position of
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.