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linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
cohere - stick together
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
prolong - lengthen; extend; draw out
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word