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cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression
rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
adhere - stick fast; be a devotd follower; N. adhesion: adhering; devotion; loyality
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid