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confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
awful - terrible; very bad