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doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
scrutinize - examine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
clique - small exclusive group of people
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
vendor - seller
duration - length of time something lasts