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doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
flair - talent
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle