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Proxy
an agent, substitute; written permission allowing one person to act in another's place
Stoical
Self controlled, not showing feeling in response to pleasure or pain
Scavenger
a person who collects or removes usable items from waste materials; an animal that feeds on refuse or dead bodies
stint
to limit, be frugal, a limit or restriction
Unflagging
Tireless, continuing with vigor
Avail
(v.) to be of use or benefit to; to make use of; (n.) use,benifit, or value
Abut
(v.) to join at one end or next to
Fervent
Very earnest, emotional, passionate; extremely hot
Attire
(n.) clothes, apparel; (v.) to dress or adorn
Cryptic
(adj.) puzzling or mystifying
Infiltrate
to pass through or gain entrance to gradually
crony
(n.) a very close friend, chum
Divergent
(adj.) going in diff. directions; differing from ea. other
Gaunt
thin and bony; starved looking
Nullify
to make of no value or consequence, cancel, wipe out
Enmity
hatred, ill-will
Perceptible
capable of being grasped by the senses or mind
Rankle
to cause anger, irratation, or bitterness
Proclaim
to declare publicly or offically
Plummet
to plunge straight down