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dynamic
active, energetic; vigorous, high-powered
reluctant
unwilling, hesitant, loath
makeshift
stopgap; substitute; crude, flimsy
marginal
borderline, minimal, near the edge
snare
to trap, catch; pitfall; entrap
prominent
standing out so as to be easily seen; conspicuous, noticeable
anonymous
nameless; unknown
quaint
picturesque, peculiar, strange, curious
inimitable
not capable of being copied; matchless; unique
scrimp
to handle very economically or stingily; to supply in a way that is small; economize
pending
waiting to be settled; undecided, unsettled
dupe
a person easily tricked; fool, mislead, hoodwink
browse
to nibble, graze; skim, scan
prescribe
to order as a rule to be followed or for medical purposes; specify; appoint; recommend
preview
something seen in advance; foretaste
frustrate
to prevent from accomplishing a purpose; thwart, foil, baffle, disappoint
eradicate
get rid of; wipe out; uproot
utmost
maximum; supreme; best
vengeance
punishment in return for a wrong; revenge, retaliation, reprisal
grim
stern; dreadful, frightful, ferocious