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sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
authoritative - having the weight of authority; regarded as providing knowledge that can be trusted; reliable; peremptory and dictatorial; Ex. authoritative dictionary/manner; CF. definitive
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious