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::: counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
::: qualified - limited; restricted; V. qualify: limit the meaning of; modify
::: knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
::: slavish - of or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
::: inimitable - matchless; not able to be imitated
::: bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
::: facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
::: defame - harm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
::: haggard - wasted away; gaunt; Ex. haggard faces of the rescued miners
::: mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome