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nutrition - process of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
hapless - unfortunate; luckless
articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
equanimity - calmness of temperament; composure
beholden - obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
cadence - rhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity