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    Plunk

    pilfer or steal (something, especially a thing of small value) in a casual way
    keep out of sight, typically with a sinister or cowardly motive
    stay in a place longer than necessary, typically because of a reluctance to leave
    to hand something over or place it down with determination
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    Dither

    move away aimlessly from a group or from the right course or place
    take hold of something and quickly remove it from its place
    to offer an enticing incentive to someone
    be indecisive
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    Aghast

    struck with shock, amazement, or horror
    (of the weather) rather cold; chilly
    giving the impression that something bad or unpleasant is going to happen; threatening; inauspicious
    expressed in or marked by the use of language that is elaborated or heightened by artificial or empty means
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    Gobs

    a lot of
    a showy thing, especially one that is useless or worthless
    special words or expressions that are used by a particular profession or group and are difficult for others to understand
    a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising
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    Blizzard

    a narrow and steep-sided ravine marking the course of what used to be a stream
    a severe snow storm with strong winds
    an ill-assorted collection of parts assembled to fulfill a particular purpose
    irregularly torn pieces of cloth, paper, or other material
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    Spate

    a very poor and crowded area, especially of a city
    severe and overwhelming shock or grief
    a large number of similar things or events appearing or occurring in quick succession
    put an end to; dispose of decisively
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    Jalopy

    a child, typically a badly behaved one
    a person who avoids work or effort
    an old car in a dilapidated condition
    a person who lacks social skills but often makes up for it with technical ability
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    Tidbit

    (chiefly in historical or literary contexts) a member of a people regarded as primitive and uncivilized
    a small piece of tasty food
    an unfashionable or socially inept person, who often also has technical skills
    a mythical dead person who is able to move because of certain spiritual powers
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    Prey

    hunt and kill for food
    shine with a bright, shimmering, reflected light
    killing a lot of people
    talk about trivial matters
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    Rustle

    make a soft, muffled crackling sound like that caused by the movement of dry leaves or paper
    (of a liquid) flow out in a rapid and plentiful stream, often suddenly
    to do something slowly or too slowly; to waste time
    treat in an indulgent or overprotective way
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    Unconscionable

    contemptibly small or few
    not right or reasonable
    (of speech, writing, or behavior) lively, entertaining, and typically mildly titillating sexually
    easily persuaded to believe something; credulous
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    Squeamish

    (of a person) easily made to feel sick, faint, or disgusted, especially by unpleasant images, such as the sight of blood
    calm, peaceful, and untroubled; tranquil
    too long, slow, or dull: tiresome or monotonous
    given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood or behavior
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    Swath

    a broad strip or area of something
    energy or enthusiasm
    a short description of a book, movie, or other product written for promotional purposes and appearing on the cover of a book or in an advertisement
    dirt ingrained on the surface of something, especially clothing, a building, or the skin
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    Trample

    meet and come into violent conflict
    tease (someone) in a playful way
    make or cause to make a loud, harsh sound
    tread on and crush
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    Sly

    having or showing impressive beauty or dignity
    cease developing; become inactive or dull
    not friendly or forthcoming; cool and distant
    having or showing a cunning and deceitful nature
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    Glare

    a sudden desire or change of mind, especially one that is unusual or unexplained
    strong and dazzling light
    a person who is lazy and dirty or messy
    a violent windy storm
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    Probe

    talk intimately and cozily; gossip
    physically explore or examine (something) with the hands or an instrument
    To arouse curiosity and interest by unusual, new, and fascinating qualities
    inhale suddenly with the mouth open, out of pain or astonishment
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    Snafu

    broken or torn pieces of something larger
    a confused or chaotic state; a mess
    an eccentric or foolish person
    a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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    Perverse

    to be surprised, amazed, or shocked very unexpectedly
    (of a person or their actions) showing a deliberate and obstinate desire to behave in a way that is unreasonable or unacceptable, often in spite of the consequences
    giving a feeling of comfort, warmth, and relaxation
    (of a person, event, or behavior) noisy, energetic, and cheerful; rowdy
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    Astonish

    (of a person or animal) be or remain hidden so as to wait in ambush for someone or something
    look after and provide for oneself, without any help from others
    surprise or impress (someone) greatly
    take money from (someone) by cheating, defrauding, or overcharging them
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    Shanty

    a small amount of something
    a faithful follower or political supporter, especially one prepared to engage in crime or dishonest practices.
    a small, crudely built shack
    loud, aggressive, or indignant talk with little effect
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    Henchman

    a faithful follower or political supporter, especially one prepared to engage in crime or dishonest practices.
    form or cause to form a sharp twist or curve
    a spell or sustained period of unrestrained activity of a particular kind
    an extreme edge of land before a steep or vertical slope
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    Harass

    look or gaze in an unpleasant, malicious, or lascivious way
    the way that insects and bugs multiply and cause disease and destruction
    carry out a task badly or carelessly
    subject to aggressive pressure or intimidation
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    Unravel

    walk or move in a leisurely manner
    To explode suddenly after forces can't be held back any longer
    (of a person or other living thing) lose or lack vitality; grow weak or feeble
    undo (twisted, knitted, or woven threads)
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    Rife

    an impatient, rude, and unfriendly way of speaking
    not showing a serious or respectful attitude
    (especially of something undesirable or harmful) of common occurrence; widespread
    savagely violent
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    Travesty

    a feeling or state of intense excitement and happiness.
    great destruction or damage
    a false, absurd, or distorted representation of something
    An untidy collection or group of things.
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    Glamour

    cruel and oppressive government or rule
    a dangerous, difficult, or otherwise unfortunate situation
    the attractive or exciting quality that makes certain people or things seem appealing or special
    a violent person, especially a criminal
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    Dearth

    trouble or annoyance
    a contemptibly obnoxious person
    an important or powerful person, especially in the motion picture or media industry
    a scarcity or lack of something
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    Slogan

    a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising
    a person easily duped; a fool
    an eccentric or foolish person
    a person regarded as effeminate or cowardly
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    Pandemonium

    a slow, lazy way of speaking or an accent with unusually prolonged vowel sounds
    extravagant or intensive publicity or promotion, that often turns out to be false
    wild and noisy disorder or confusion; uproar
    a person whose dress or behavior seems strange or eccentric
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