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Word: somnolent

Definition: half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence


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::: bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
::: monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
::: centrifuge - machine that separates substances by whirling them
::: lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
::: dilute - make (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president
::: paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
::: enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
::: saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
::: salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
::: posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior