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trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
dauntless - bold; fearless
monastic - related to monks or monasteries; removed from worldly concerns
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore