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gratis - free; without charge; ADJ.
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
dilapidated - falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation
aegis - shield; protection; defense
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
tertiary - third in order or rank
loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.