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prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
multiplicity - state of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish