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shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
evenhanded - impartial; fair
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
sturdy - strong and firm (in the body)
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love