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pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
porridge - soft food made by boiling oatmeal
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
credence - belief
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician