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partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
lugubrious - mournful; sorrowful
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
latitude - freedom from narrow limitations
frenzied - madly excited; N. frenzy: violent wild excitement
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
hapless - unfortunate; luckless