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obsolete - outmoded; no longer used
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
enamored - in love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts