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careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
garish - overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile