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::: commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
::: pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
::: institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
::: cogent - convincing
::: tawny - brownish yellow
::: subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
::: qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
::: squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
::: lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
::: abominable - detestable; extremely unpleasant