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tepid - lukewarm; slightly warm;
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
redoubtable - formidable; causing fear
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
garbled - mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man