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lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions
supplicate - petition humbly; pray to grant a favor
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber