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cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
monumental - massive; impressively large; built as a monument
climactic - relating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
chary - cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
curtail - shorten; reduce