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vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
inception - start; beginning
polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps
sinister - evil; ominous
brawny - muscular; having well-developed muscles
duration - length of time something lasts