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flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
plenary - (of power) complete; full; fully attended by all qualified members; Ex. plenary power
authenticate - prove genuine
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
ambidextrous - capable of using either hand with equal ease
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
chuckle - laugh quietly
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.