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Caveat

N. a warning, caution, or protest

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Precarious

Adj. unstable or insecure

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Preponderance

N. Superiority in weight, power, or importance

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Querulous

Adj. Continually whining or complaining

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Redoubtable

Adj. Deserving of respect; causing a scare

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Rue

N. A regret about something
V. To regret, to grieve for

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Sedulous

Adj. Steadily industrious; assiduous

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Sidereal

Adj. Of or related to constellations or stars

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Torrid

Adj. Intensely hot or scorching

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Abet

V. To support

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Acerbic

Adj. Acidic in taste

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Charlatan

N. One who deceivingly claims to know

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Crest

N. High Point

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Crestfallen

Adj. Depressed, fallen from high, dejected

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Dilapidate

V. Destroy

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Enervate

Adj. Lack energy

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Inert

Adj. Unable to move or resist motion

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Precipitate

V. To cause to occur suddenly or abruptly

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Prevaricate

V. To cover up the truth

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Redolent

Adj. Giving off scent, fragrance

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Specious

Adj. Appearing true although it is false

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Stentorian

Very loud

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Trepidation

N. Anxiety, fear