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slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
detonation - explosion
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
pariah - social outcast; Ex. Mariah the pariah