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lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
paucity - scarcity; dearth
militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art