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::: temerity - boldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work
::: errant - wandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
::: tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
::: lassitude - languor; weariness; listlessness
::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
::: capsize - (of a boat) turn over
::: gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
::: pious - devout; religious; N. piety
::: pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
::: specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)