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leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
pliant - flexible; easily influenced
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
flora - plants of a region or era
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
clairvoyant - having foresight; fortuneteller; N. clairvoyance
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
longevity - long life; long duration
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome