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omen
-a happening believed to be a sign or warning of some future event
cultivatte
-to prepare land for the raising of crops b : to loosen or break up the soil
evasive
-tending or meant to evade
palisade
-a stout high fence of stakes especially for defense
dismantle
-to take to pieces
-to strip of furniture and equipment
candid
-marked by or showing sincere honesty
rift
-an opening made by splitting or separation : CLEFT b : a normal geological fault
indulge
- to give in to one's own or another's desires
slipshod
-very careless
curb
-an enclosing border (as of stone or concrete) often along the edge of a street
muzzle
-the nose and jaws of an animal
-a cover for the mouth and jaws of an animal used to keep it from biting
sincere
-trustworthy, straightforward
vagabond
-moving about with no fixed home
coddle
-to cook slowly in water below the boiling point
-to treat with extreme care or kindness
dowdy
-not neatly or well dressed or cared for
abyss
-a gulf so deep or a space so great that it cannot be measured
deprive
-to take something away from
ungainly
-clumsy or awkward
bond
-something that holds two things together
imposter
-a person who pretends to be someone else in order to deceive
waver
-to go back and forth between choices
-to weave or sway to or fro
-to move unsteadily
crafty
-skillful at deceiving others
dwelling
-to stay for a while
-to live in a place
-a house
-to keep attention directed
teeter
-to move unsteadily
musty
-tasting or smelling of dampness and decay