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bookish - fond of books and reading
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
deft - neat; skillful
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
rendition - rendering; translation; artistic interpretation of a song, etc
comprehend - include; understand