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thrall - slave; bondage; slavery; Ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; CF. enthrall
hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
trickster - person who cheats people
foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
crypt - secret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man