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astute
clever, quick learner
remiss
careless, didn't do something you were supposed to
vixen
ill-tempered or quarrelsome woman
ensconced
surrounded by
blasphemy
a profane act against God, to say something bad against God
enamored
inspired with love, captivated
sycophant
someone who pretends to be a fan of someone just to get what they want, a toady or flatterer
aberration
a disorder, an abnormality
stoic
uneffected by emotions
mulatto
someone with one black parent, one white parent
folderol
silliness, nonsense
haint
ghost
lolled
sat around lazily
audacity
nerve, courage
vilified
talked against, talked bad about
solicit
to make a request, to ask for
Ostracized
excluded, left out by general consent
dolorous
marked by misery
contentious
quarrelsome, prone to fight
mettle
courage, inner strength
wan
pale, lacking color
conjectured
guessed or inferred
insurrection
revolution, an act of uprising
cajoling
begging, persuading by flattery
addled
confused
vexation
a source of trouble
sullied
dirtied, tarnished
clandestine
secret, hidden
cravat
necktie
dilapidated
broken down and shabby