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sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
entice - lure; persuade to do (something wrong); attract; tempt
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
illimitable - infinite; limitless
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb