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docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
naivet - \'e(naivety) quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
nocturnal - done or active at night; Ex. nocturnal animals/raids; CF. nocturne
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky