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existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
itinerary - plan of a trip; record of a trip
confound - confuse; puzzle