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whimsical
adj.
subject to odd ideas, notions, or fancies, playful; unpredictable
vitality
n.
strenghth, energy, liveliness; the capacity to live and develop; the power to endure or survive
vex
v.
to annoy, anger, exasperate; to confuse, baffle
veritable
adj.
actual, true, real
upbraid
v.
to blame, scold, find fault with
trepidation
n.
fear, fight, trembling
transition
n.
a change from one state or condition
scoff
v.
to make fun of; to show contempt for
rue
v.
to regret, be sorry for
n.
a feeling of regret
personable
adj.
pleasing in appearence or personality, attractive
impending
adj.
about to happen, hanging over (in a menacing way)
habituate
v.
to become used to; to cause to become used to
ferret
n.
a kind of weasel
v.
to search or hunt out; to torment, badger
entail
v.
to put a burden on, impose, require, involve; to restrict(ownership or property) by limiting inheritance
n.
such a restriction
engross
v.
to occupy the complete attention, absorb fully
dexterous
adj.
skillful in the use of hands or body; clever
devise
v.
to think out, plan, figure out, invent, create
curt
adj.
shortly, rudely brief
barter
n.
an exchange in trade
v.
to exchange goods
accord
n.
an agreement, harmony
v.
to agree, be in harmony or bring into harmony; to grant, bestow on