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morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
subpoena - writ(written command issued by a court) summoning a witness to appear in court; V: summon with a subpoena
fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
actuarial - calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid