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dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
hummock - small hill; hillock
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking