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::: hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
::: kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
::: inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
::: bigot - one who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics)
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
::: frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
::: preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
::: mock - ridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
::: libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free