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Adulterate
(V.) To corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser value
Ambidextrous
(Adj.) able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful; hypocritical
Augment
(V.) to make larger, increase
Bereft
(Adj., Part.) Deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
Deploy
(V.) To position or arrange; to utilize; to form up
Dour
(Adj.) Stern, unyielding, gloomy, ill-humored
Fortitude
(N.) Courage in facing difficulites
Gape
(V.) To state with open mouth; to open the mouth wide; to open wide
Gibe
(V.) to utter taunting words; (N.) an expression of scorn
Guise
(N.) An external appearance, cover, mask
Insidious
(adj.) Intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
Intimation
(N.) a hint, indirect suggestion
Opulent
(Adj.) Wealthy, luxurious; ample; grandiose
Pliable
(Adj.) Easily bent, flexible; easily influenced
Reiterate
(v.) to say again, repeat
Stolid
(adj.) not easily moved mentally or emotionally; dull, unresponsive
Tentative
(adj.) Experimental in nature; uncertain, hesitant
Unkempt
(adj.) Not combed; untidy; not properly maintained; unpolished, rude
Verbatim
(adj., adv.) word for word; exactly as written or spoken
Warily
(adj.) cautiously, with great care