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lachrymose - producing tears; tearful
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
fruition - bearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
stint - set limits in amount or number; be thrifty; ADJ. stinting, unstinting; CF. stint:savings
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect