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::: contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
::: deplete - reduce; exhaust
::: raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
::: droll - queer and amusing
::: scintillate - sparkle; flash; be animated; be full of life; Ex. scintillating conversation
::: skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
::: tutelary - protective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
::: seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
::: hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
::: ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast