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censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
recumbent - reclining; lying down completely or in part