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alacrity
n. Promptness in responding
array
n. 1. A large group of people or things
2. An orderly arrangement or display
v. 1. To place an order
2. To dress up
deduce
v. To draw a conclusion from given facts
encumber
v. 1. To weigh down or burden
2. To impede the action of

n. encumbrance
fraught
adj. Full of or accompanied by (usually followed by the word "with")
haphazard
adj. Marked by lack of plan, order, or direction
incontrovertible
adj. Impossible to dispute; unquestionable
inexplicable
adj. Hard to explain or impossible to understand
ingenious
adj. Marked by imagination, resourcefulness, or cleverness
laggard
n. One who falls behind others because of moving slowly or loitering; a straggler
sustenance
n. Something that provides nourishment; food needed to live
torrid
adj. 1. Intensely hot and dry
2. Burning with passion
traverse
v. To pass over, across, or through
ubiquitous
adj. Appearing to be present in large numbers or in many different places.
zenith
n. 1. The highest point; the peak
2. The point in the sky directly above the observer.