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adulterate
(v) to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser value
ambidexterous
(adj.) able to use both hads equally well; very skillful; deceitful. hypocritical
augment
(v) to make larger, increase
bereft
(adj., part.) deprived of; make unhappy through a loss
deploy
(v) to positio or arrange; to utilize; to form up
dour
(adj.) stern, unyeilding, gloomy, ill-huored
fortitude
(n) courage in facing difficulties
gape
(v) to stare with open mouth; to open the mouth wide; to open wide
gibe
(v) to utter taunting words;(n) an expession of scorn
guise
(n) an external appearance, cover, mask
insidious
(adj) intended to decieve or entrap; sly, treacherous
intimation
(n) a hint, indirect suggestion
opulent
(adj) wealhy, luxurious;ample; grandose
pliable
(adj) easily bent, flexible; easily influenced
reiterate
(v) to say again, repeat
stolid
(adj) not easily moved mentally or emotionally; dull, unresponsive
tentative
(adj) experimental in nature; uncertain, hesitant
unkempt
(adj) not combed; untidy; not properly mantained; unpolished, rude
verbatim
(adj.,adv.) word for word; exactly as written or spoken
warily
(adv) cautiousy, with great care