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stint
(v.) to limit, be sparing or frugal;
(n.) a limit or restriction; a fixed share of wrok or duty; a period of activity
enmity
(adj.) hatred, ill-will
unflaging
(adj.) tireless, continuing with vigor
abut
(v.) to join at one end or nextto; to support, prop up
infiltrate
(v.) to pass through or gain entrance to gradually or stealthily
fervent
(adj.) very earnest, emotional, passionate; extremely hot
avail
(v.) to be of use or benefit to; to make use of;
(n.) use benefit, or value
stoical
(adj.) self- controlled, not showing feeling in response to pleasure or paln
scavenger
(n.) a person who collects or removes usable items from waste materials; an animal that feeds on refuse or dead bodies
perceptibl
(adj.) capable of being grasped by the senses or mind
gaunt
(adj.) thin and bony, starved looking; bare, barren
attire
(n.) clothes, apparel;
(v.) to dess or adron
nullifiy
(v.) to make if no value or consequnce, cancel, wipe out
proclaim
(v.) to declare publicly or officially
proxy
(n.) an agent, subsitute; a written permission allowing one person to act in another's place
plumment
(v.) to plunge stright down;
(n.) a weight fastened to a line
divergent
(adj.) going in different dirrectins; differing from each other; departing from convention, deviant
crony
(n.) a very close friend, pal, chum
rankle
(v.) to cause anger, irritaiton, or bitterness (with the suggestions that the pain grows worse with time)
cryptic
(adj.) ppuzzling or mystifing