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ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
abscond - depart secretly and hide
erroneous - mistaken; wrong; incorrect
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
propulsive - driving forward; N. propulsion
gaudy - flashy; showy
sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade