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dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
address - direct a speech to; speak to; deal with or discuss; direct one's efforts or attention to; make with a destination; N: formal speech
slovenly - untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
loquacious - talkative; N. loquacity
slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
brackish - somewhat saline
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.