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::: barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
::: tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
::: laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
::: stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
::: berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited
::: dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
::: precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
::: headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
::: catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.