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Mimicking

Imitating or copying an action or speech

2

Bleak

Without hope or encouragement; depressing

3

Recurring

Returning again to the mind; occurring again

4

Faltered

Stammered, spoke unsteadily

5

Divert

To distract or turn away from

6

Doggedly

Showing persistent effort, inflexibility, never giving up.

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Superiority

The condition of being better than others

8

Conformity

Acting according to social standards or practices, " fitting in"

9

Leery

Suspicious, wary

10

Vaguely

Not clearly, showing a lack of understanding

11

Concussion

An injury to the brain or spinal cord due to a blow or fall

12

Delirious

Wandering in the mind and talking complete nonsense

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Idolized

Worshiped; greatly adored

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Remark

Comment

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Liable

Likely

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Acquitted

Declared not guilty

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Veered

Swerved

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vast

Immense; widespread