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outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
decorum - propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
thresh - beat (cereal plants) with a machine or flail to separate the grains from the straw
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music
amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
imbibe - drink in