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::: fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
::: subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
::: sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
::: elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: rotundity - roundness; sonorousness of speech
::: venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
::: subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
::: determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision