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lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious