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sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
indigent - poor; destitute
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
drone - talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces