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abut
to join at one end or be next to; to support, prop up
attire
n) clothes or apparel
v) to dress, adorn, or bedeck
avail
to be of use or benefit to; to make use ofl to take advantage; to profit or benefit
crony
a very close friend
cryptic
puzzling or mystifying
divergent
going in different directions; different from each other
enmity
hatred, ill-will
fervent
very earnest, emotional, passionate; extremely hot
gaunt
thin and bony, barren
infiltrate
to pass through or gain entrance to gradually ot stealthily
nullify
to make of no value or consequence, cancel, wipe out
perceptible
capable of being grasped be the senses or mind
plummet
v) to plunge straght down
n) a weight fastened to a line
proclaim
v) to declare publicly or officialy
proxy
an agent, substitute; a written permission allowing one person to act in another's place
rankle
to cause anger, irritation or bitterness
scavenger
a person who collects or removes usable items from waste materials; an animal that feeds on dead bodies
stint
v) to limit, be sparing or frugal
n)a restriction; a fixed share of work or duty; a period of activity
stoical
self-controlled, not showing feeling in response to pleasure or pain
unflagging
tireless, continuing with vigor