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oblivious - inattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
precipitate - hurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden