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politic - prudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
regiment - military unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society