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untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
parasite - animal or plant living on another; toady; sycophant; CF. para-: beside
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
odyssey - long, eventful, adventurous journey
swill - drink greedily