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sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
bloated - (unpleasantly) swollen or puffed as with water or air
amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
decoy - lure or bait; V.
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate