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frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
credulity - belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivet\'e; ADJ. credulous
capricious - unpredictable; fickle
categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
lascivious - lustful
winnow - sift; separate the chaff from grain by blowing; separate good parts from bad; CF. wind
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies