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ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
simplistic - oversimplified
chaperon - older person who accompanies and supervises a young unmarried woman
bliss - complete happiness; ADJ. blissful
venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
monogram - design composed of one or more initials of a name; V.
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population