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colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
abjure - renounce upon oath
submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty