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::: optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: address - direct a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
::: adapt - make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
::: jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
::: transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores
::: reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
::: lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful