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ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
dignitary - person of high rank or position
crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living