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lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
zephyr - gentle breeze; west wind
bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
prodigy - highly gifted child; person with exceptional talents; marvel; wonder
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep