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arable - fit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
egotistical - egotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric); self-important; conceited
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
pivotal - of a pivot; central; critical; crucial
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
rile - irritate; vex; muddy