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primary - first in rank or importance; principal; earliest in time; Ex. primary stages; N. CF. first
misconduct - immoral behavior; bad management; V.
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote