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::: sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
::: effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
::: unassuming - modest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
::: foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
::: contrive - invent or fabricate in a clever way (by improvisation); manage; Ex. contrive to attract his attention
::: retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
::: hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
::: gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
::: transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
::: murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble