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::: makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
::: mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
::: sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
::: comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
::: smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
::: acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
::: hereafter - life after death
::: apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying