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skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
expeditious - done with speed; quick; N. expedition
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
contusion - bruise
obliterate - destroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
agglomeration - collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap
jaundice - medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias
alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
zephyr - gentle breeze; west wind