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martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
abrogate - abolish
academic - related to a school; not practical or directly useful
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
philology - study of language or words
adjacent - adjoining; neighboring; close by