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halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
exigency - urgent situation; ADJ. exigent
bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
rustic - pertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
terrestrial - on or relating to the earth