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unfledged - immature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
torpor - lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; ADJ. torpid: lethargic; lazy; inactive; (of an animal) dormant; hibernating
chaffing - bantering; joking
monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
behemoth - huge creature; something of monstrous size or power
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement