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::: itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
::: canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
::: inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
::: facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
::: retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
::: glean - gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty
::: ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
::: artifice - deception; trickery
::: zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
::: deterrent - something that discourages or deters