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scavenge - hunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery
rendezvous - meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
prosperous - successful; rich; affluent; well-to-do; well-off
stipend - pay for services
puissant - powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
audacious - daring; bold; N. audacity
trickster - person who cheats people
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner