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::: tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
::: abode - dwelling place; home
::: distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
::: smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
::: listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
::: glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
::: scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
::: archaeology - study of artifacts and relics of early mankind