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whimsical - capricious; fanciful; amusingly strange
conjecture - surmise; guess; V.
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
bent - determined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
chaffing - bantering; joking
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic