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regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
nether - lower; Ex. nether garments/regions
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
neologism - new or newly coined word or phrase