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umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
mendacious - lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity
aberrant - abnormal or deviant
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
adherent - supporter; follower
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience