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frisk - move about playfully; froric; ADJ. frisky: playful
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
arrhythmic - lacking rhythm or regularity; N. arrhythmia
grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
blandishment - flattery
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim