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wrangle - quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
cartographer - map-maker
indomitable - unconquerable; unyielding
augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
enterprising - full of initiative; showing enterprise