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skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
undulating - moving with a wavelike motion; V. undulate; CF. und: wave
mischance - ill luck
compensatory - making up for; repaying
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power