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taper - very thin candle; gradual decrease in the width of a long object; V. make or become gradually narrower toward one end
replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
efface - rub out; remove the surface of
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered
drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
tribune - official of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
potentate - monarch; sovereign