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linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
resolution - determination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose
blunder - error; stupid mistake
titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology
guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group