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demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
bacchanal - noisy party with a lot of drinking
censorious - severely critical
secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder