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pedestrian - ordinary; dull; unimaginative(lacking in imagination); going on foot; Ex. pedestrian prose; N.
diurnal - daily; occurring during the daytime
decoy - lure or bait; V.
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
inviolable - secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.