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alacrity - cheerful promptness without reluctance
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
migratory - wandering; V. migrate: move from one region and settle in another; move periodically from one region to another
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
disembark - debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark
atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child