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dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies
prelate - church dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)
decelerate - slow down
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor