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pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
chaperon - older person who accompanies and supervises a young unmarried woman
vicar - parish priest; representative
consolidation - unification; process of becoming firmer or stronger; V. consolidate: merge; strengthen
denigrate - blacken; defame
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb