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rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
enervate - weaken; take away energy from
serenity - calmness; placidity; ADJ. serene
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal