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indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship