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falter - hesitate; weaken in purpose or action; walk or move unsteadily through weakness; N.
repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
scanty - meager; insufficient
unwonted - unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
levitate - rise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
alimentary - supplying nourishment