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petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
unfetter - liberate; free from chains; V. unfetter
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
prolong - lengthen; extend; draw out