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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
transpose - reverse the order or position of
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)