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imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
gnarled - twisted
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)
constitution - constituting; system of laws; composition of something; physical makeup or structure of a person; Ex. men with strong constitutions
pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame