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sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
braggadocio - boasting
credulity - belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivet\'e; ADJ. credulous
harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
obsolete - outmoded; no longer used