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despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
capacious - spacious
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
constituent - supporter; voter; member of a constituency; component
enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
chaffing - bantering; joking
refraction - bending of a ray of light