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sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
momentous - very important; N. moment; CF. momentary
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
stolid - dull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
erratic - odd; irregular in movement or behavior; unpredictable
disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark