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miserly - stingy; mean
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
bode - foreshadow; portend
uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
indigent - poor; destitute
sensuous - giving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
expository - explanatory; serving to explain; N. exposition: explaining; exhibition
malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable