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slouch
to stand, sit, or walk with the shoulders hanging forward and the head bent slightly over so that you look tired and bored
sparse
thinly dispersed or scattered; small in numbers or amount, often spread over a large area
stipulation
a condition or requirement that is specified or demanded as part of an agreement
subtle
small but important; not loud, bright, noticeable, or obvious in any way
stringent
(of regulations, requirements, or conditions) strict, precise, and exacting
seize
take hold of suddenly and forcibly; take (an opportunity) eagerly and decisively
scold
remonstrate with or rebuke (someone) angrily
slice
a thin, broad piece of food, such as bread, meat, or cake, cut from a larger portion
suspend
temporarily prevent from continuing or being in force or effect, hang (something) from somewhere
sewage
waste water and excrement conveyed in sewers
strive
make great efforts to achieve or obtain something
scuff
a mark made by scraping or grazing a surface or object; scrape or brush the surface of (a shoe or other object) against something
stem
stop or restrict (the flow of something)
stride
a long, decisive step, a step or stage in progress toward an aim
spit
eject saliva forcibly from one's mouth, sometimes as a gesture of contempt or anger
saliva
watery liquid secreted into the mouth by glands, providing lubrication for chewing and swallowing, and aiding digestion
stymie
prevent or hinder the progress of
swelling
an abnormal enlargement of a part of the body, typically as a result of an accumulation of fluid.
saddle
a seat fastened on the back of a horse or other animal for riding, typically made of leather and raised at the front and rear
shelter
a place giving temporary protection from bad weather or danger
succumb
fail to resist (pressure, temptation, or some other negative force)
seam
a line along which two pieces of fabric are sewn together in a garment or other article
superfluous
unnecessary, especially through being more than enough
span
(of a bridge, arch, etc.) extend from side to side of; the full extent of something from end to end, the amount of space that something covers
solemn
formal and dignified
sneak
move or go in a furtive or stealthy manner
scramble
make one's way quickly or awkwardly up a steep slope or over rough ground by using one's hands as well as one's feet
scaffolding
a temporary structure on the outside of a building, made usually of wooden planks and metal poles, used by workers while building, repairing, or cleaning the building
synopsis
a brief summary or general survey of something
suppress
forcibly put an end to; prevent the development, action, or expression of (a feeling, impulse, idea, etc.); restrain; prevent the dissemination of (information)
stifle
make (someone) unable to breathe properly; suffocate; choke; smother
spike
a thin, pointed piece of metal, wood, or another rigid material; impale on or pierce with a sharp point
surmise
suppose that something is true without having evidence to confirm it
shenanigans
secret or dishonest activity or manoeuvring; silly or high-spirited behaviour; mischief
silo
a tower or pit on a farm used to store grain