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prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength
debilitate - weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble
febrile - feverish
metaphor - implied comparison; CF. simile
intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
collected - composed; calm; self-possessed
abominable - detestable; extremely unpleasant
onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size