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demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
personify - represent (an inanimate object) as a person; be the embodiment or perfect example of; Ex. She is evil/patience personified; N. personification
petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
inflated - exaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged