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vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
aquiline - curved; hooked; of or like an eagle; Ex. aquiline nose
antipathy - aversion; dislike or opposition
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses
piscatorial - pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
pharisee - Pharisee: member of an ancient Jewish group that emphasized strict observance of the Mosaic law (considering themselves very holy); hypocritical self-righteous person