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definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
humanitarian - one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little