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::: sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
::: cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
::: intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
::: guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
::: importune - beg persistently; make repeated requests (in an annoying way)
::: panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
::: doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
::: infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
::: alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
::: contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.