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dearth
a lack, scarcity, inadequate supply
remiss
neglectful in performance of one's duties
remiss
neglectful performance of one's dutues
chivalrous
marked by honor, courtesy and courage
pungent
stinging, biting
infallible
free from error
truculent
scathingly harsh
temerity
rashness, boldness
deft
skillful, nimble
rampant
growing without check
destitute
lacking in; extremely poor
ominous
unfavorable, threatening of a bad omen
supple
bending with agility
inopportune
coming at a bad time
reprehensible
deserving blame or punishment
abhor
to hate deeply; to regard with horror or loathing
inter
to bury
squalid
filthy, wretched
implicate
to involve in a crime, to connect with or be related to
commodious
roomy, spacious
turbulent
stormy
condolence
an expression of sympathy
decrepit
worn out, ruined
deride
to ridicule, laugh at with contempt
parsimonious
stingy, miserly
recalcitrant
stubbornly disobedient
suave
smoothly agreeable or polite
allocate
to set apart or designate for a special purpose
ardent
enthusiastic, impassioned
copious
abundant, plentiful
emaciated
unnaturally thin
inkling
a hint; vague notion
poignant
deeply touching
rancor
bitter resentment or ill-will
contentious
quarrelsome
covet
to desire something
disheveled
rumpled, mussed
garrulous
talkative, chatty
respite
a period of relief and rest
vanguard
the leading position