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ensconced
settled comfortably; sheltered, concealed
laborious
requiring much work
enmity
hatred
vivacious
lively or animated
apathy
lack of interest, indifference
acute
sharp, intense
parasitical
living on others without anyuseful return
cryptic
mysterious, secretive
tractable
easily managed or controlled
ignominious
disgraceful, shameful
impromptu
done without preparation
canvass
to go asking for votes
procured
obtained through care or effort
eloquence
power to win by speaking
articulate
to put thoughts into words easily and clearly
malignity
evil or deadly in nature
capitulate
to surrenderon certain terms
treachery
deciet
demeanor
the way one looks and acts
morose
gloomy, sullen
taciturn
speaking very little
deputation
a group appointed to represent others
devotee
a strong supporter, a loyalist
embolden
to instill with courage or boldness
faction
a self-seeking party or group
internment
inprisonment of a group of people
machination
a scheming and crafty evil idea
sordid
dirty, filthy, gross
superintendence
the act of directing or supervising