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bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
condone - overlook; forgive; give tacit approval; excuse
lateral - of or coming from the side
conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
unbridled - violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed