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::: wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
::: mollycoddle - pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively
::: ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
::: foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
::: overweening - arrogant; presumptuous
::: finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
::: precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
::: haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)