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::: decrepit - weak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
::: jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
::: drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: brackish - somewhat saline
::: gregarious - sociable; (of an animal) tending to form a group
::: truism - self-evident truth
::: pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah
::: throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart