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elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
discernible - distinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
millennium - thousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
squander - waste; spend foolishly
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
terse - concise; abrupt; pithy