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dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
brochure - pamphlet
slovenly - untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.