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withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
loiter - hang about/around; stand idly about; linger
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
waive - give up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
collected - composed; calm; self-possessed
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
engulf - surround and swallow up