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glut - overstock; fill beyond capacity (with food); fill to excess; N: oversupply
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
fulcrum - support on which a lever rests or pivots
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
intellect - higher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
grisly - ghastly; horrifying; Ex. grisly remains of the bodies