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deliberate - consider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
glossary - brief explanation of words used in the text
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
rigor - severity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter
swill - drink greedily
dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
plump - pleasantly fat; nicely rounded
pretext - excuse
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce