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abode - dwelling place; home
vex - annoy; distress
importune - beg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
spoof - parody
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life