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CEREMONIOUS

marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy

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The meaning of the word ceremonious is marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy.

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WordMeaning
flicklight stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
prefatoryintroductory; of a preface
consignsend to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
fortuitousaccidental; by chance; N. fortuity
lamentgrieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
mutesilent; without speech; not pronounced; unable to speak; N: one who is incapable of speech; V: soften the sound, color, shade of
slough(of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
waxincrease gradually (as the moon); grow
prunecut away; trim
robuststrong; vigorous