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::: coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
::: frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
::: chicanery - trickery; deception
::: unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
::: discriminating - able to see differences; discerning; prejudiced; N. discrimination
::: adore - love deeply and respect highly
::: defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
::: gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
::: inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
::: bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound