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cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
languid - lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
beguile - deceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
corroborate - confirm; support; strengthen
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.