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veracious - (of a person) truthful
botch - mismanage; blow
contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
clientele - body of customers
tedium - boredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound