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chary - cautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
cavalcade - procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages; parade; CF. cavalry
mirth - merriment; laughter
implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
aberrant - abnormal or deviant
diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
imminent - impending; near at hand