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solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
suckle - give or take milk at the breast or udder
capricious - unpredictable; fickle
malaise - uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)
gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
brackish - somewhat saline
solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road