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mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
cozen - cheat; hoodwink; swindle
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
gaffe - social blunder
putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic