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mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
apprise - inform
brisk - quick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension