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outwit - outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
receptive - quick or willing to receive (ideas, suggestions, etc.); Ex. receptive to the proposal
exhume - dig out of the ground; remove from a grave
peccadillo - slight offense or fault; CF. sin
snivel - complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.
pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
corroborate - confirm; support; strengthen
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular