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seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
boon - blessing; benefit; something very helpful
abeyance - suspended action
statute - law enacted by the legislature
soporific - sleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
stricture - severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction
tactile - pertaining to the organs or sense of touch
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount