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drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
worldly - engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
imperial - like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism
recreant - disloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person
vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
mauve - pale purple