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elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
cavalier - casual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
gnarled - twisted
obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy