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sluggard - lazy person
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
phalanx - formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears; group of men packed together (for attack or defense)
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
wary - very cautious; watchful