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conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
comprehensive - broad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
impenitent - not repentant
ardor - heat; passion; zeal; ADJ. ardent