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::: conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
::: renown - fame; ADJ. renowned
::: glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
::: fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
::: elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
::: benediction - blessing
::: cistern - reservoir or water tank
::: concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal