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::: salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
::: seclusion - isolation; solitude; V. seclude: set apart from others; isolate
::: seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
::: unregenerate - making no attempt to change one's bad practices
::: inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
::: illicit - illegal
::: straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
::: pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
::: understate - state with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
::: willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow