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ambulatory - able to walk
pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
conformist - person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
fatalism - belief that events are determined by forces or fates beyond one's control; ADJ. fatalistic; CF. fatal: causing death
importune - beg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
pundit - authority on a subject; expert; learned person
agog - highly excited; intensely curious