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begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
mammoth - gigantic; enormous
deft - neat; skillful
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
demotic - of or pertaining to the people
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
espionage - spying
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)