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scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
supplicant - one who supplicates; ADJ.
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
enervate - weaken; take away energy from
stereotype - one regarded as embodying a set image or type; fixed and unvarying representation; standardized mental picture often reflecting prejudice; Ex. stereotype of the happy slave; V: make a stereotype of; represent by a stereotype; Ex. It is wrong to stereotype people; Ex. stereotyped answer
somatic - pertaining to the body; bodily; physical