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entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
quaff - drink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment);
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
confound - confuse; puzzle
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral