Wordly Wise Part 6

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Malingerer

person who pretends to be ill

Pithy

brief and meaningful; soft, inner tissue of the stem

Silo

tower for storing fodder

Surreptitious

stealthy

Testimony

statement made under oath

Tonic

medicine that restores vitality

Tourniquet

tight bandage designed to reduce bleeding

Tractable

easily-managed

Uncouth

crude

Abnormal

unusual

Bleak

gloomy, harsh, desolate

Consecutive

following in regular order

Doughty

bold and strong

Efface

erase, remove from notion

Ennui

boredom

Foretell

tell it before it happens

Gauntlet

long, protective gloves

Heterodox

not generally excepted

Incongruous

not going well together

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