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tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
censorious - severely critical
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.