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dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
putrid - decayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
mundane - worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp