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cater - provide food and drink (for); cater to: try to satisfy (desires of a bad kind)
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
cohere - stick together
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
suavity - urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous