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ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
dolt - slow-thinking stupid person; CF. dull
tawny - brownish yellow