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turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
onerous - burdensome
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing