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::: senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
::: surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
::: friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
::: wither - (of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
::: diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
::: sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
::: reimburse - repay; pay back
::: charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
::: flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
::: larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny