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Leisurely

Unhurried, taking plants of time.
In an easygoing or unhurried way.

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Heartrending

Causing mental pain or grief.

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Embezzle

To steal property entrusted to one's care

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Cache

A hiding place something hidden or stored.

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Braggart

A boaster boastful in a loud annoying way.

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Abound

To be plentiful be filled

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Mellow

Ripe, well matured soft sweet and rich gentle pleasant

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Clarification

The act of making clear or understandable. An explanation

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Malady

A sickness illness, disease, disorder.

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Despondent

Sad without hope, discouraged

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Nomadic

Wandering, moving around from place to place

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Piecemeal

One piece at time; Gradually

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Quest

A search, hunt; to search, seek, ask

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Random

by chance, not planned or prearranged; irregular

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rant

to speak wildly and noisily; loud, violent talk

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reinforce

to make stronger with new materials or support

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seclusion

isolation from others, solitude

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status

a person's condition or position in the eyes of the law; relative rank or standing, especially in society;prestige

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turmoil

a state of great confusion or disorder; mental strain or agitation

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lethargic

unnaturally sleepy; dull, slow moving; indifferent