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adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands
amicable
peaceable, friendly
averse
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
benevolent
kindly, charitable
cursory
hasty, not thorough
duplicasy
treachery, deceitfulness
extol
to praise
feasible
possible, able to be done
impervious
not affected or hurt by
impetus
a moving force, impulse
meticulous
exremely careful
nostalgia
longing for something past; homesickness
quintessence
most typical example
retrogress
to move backwards
tepid
lukewarm; unenthusiastic, absence of interest
adversary
enemy, opponent
alienate
to turn away; exclude
artifice
clever trick or skill
coerce
to compel, force
craven
cowardly
demise
death; espesially of a person of lofty position
fallow
to plow but not seed
inclement
stormy, harsh
muse
to think about a dreamy way, ponder
negligible
so unimportant that it can be disregarded
precedent
example that may serve as a basic of imitation or later action
punitive
inflicting or aiming at punishment
redress
to set right; remedy, relietf from wrong or injury
sojourn
a temporary stay
urbane
refined in matter or style; suave