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ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking
malefactor - evildoer; criminal
gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful