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categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
extol - praise very highly; glorify
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury