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agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
unbridled - violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
bizarre - fantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart