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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
invincible - unconquerable
larder - pantry; place where food is kept
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring