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seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
recreant - disloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person
incidental - not essential; minor; N: something incidental
lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)