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remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
unravel - disentangle; solve
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
swill - drink greedily
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile