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catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
genuflect - bend the knee as in worship
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
opportune - timely; well-chosen
complaisant - trying to please; obliging; willing to please others
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
endearment - fond word or act; expression of affection
ludicrous - laughable; ridiculous; trifling