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callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
decrepit - weak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
jeopardize - endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
savor - enjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial