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scrappy - quarrelsome
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
throes - violent anguish