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venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
surpass - exceed
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
dauntless - bold; fearless
adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
arid - (of land) dry; barren; unproductive
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person