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::: vigilant - watchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
::: ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel
::: retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
::: quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
::: anodyne - drug that relieves pain or trouble;
::: crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
::: prudent - cautious; careful; prudential
::: throng - crowd (of people or things); V.
::: nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
::: alcove - nook; recess