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equestrian - rider on horseback; ADJ.
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly