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qualify - reach a necessary standard; limit the meaning of something stated
stratum - layer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
pedant - scholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities
brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
egregious - notorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall