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ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
arboreal - of or living in trees
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
whittle - pare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
squalor - condition of being squalid; filth; degradation; dirty neglected state; ADJ. squalid: dirty; sordid; morally repulsive; Ex. squalid story
vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
charisma - divine gift; great popular charm or appeal; magnetism
clairvoyant - having foresight; fortuneteller; N. clairvoyance
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial