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transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
granary - storehouse for grain
pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically