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resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
hoodwink - deceive; delude
monarchy - government under a single ruler
vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
novelty - something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original