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acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
decomposition - decay; V. decompose: decay; break and separate into simple parts
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
sledge - large sled drawn by work animals
coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.