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feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
clavicle - collarbone