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dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength
inverse - opposite
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
faction - party; clique (within a large group); dissension
stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous