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slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk