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garrulous - loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
hatch - deck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story