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vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
cadet - student at a military school
timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
robust - strong; vigorous
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back