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sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
erratic - odd; irregular in movement or behavior; unpredictable
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
annul - make void