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leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
captious - faultfinding; too critical
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct