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pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
agenda - items of business at a meeting
venerable - deserving high respect; commanding respect; CF. command: deserve and get
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy