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sprightly - lively
sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
panoramic - denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
mendacious - lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse