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artful - exhibiting art or skill; deceitful; cunning; CF. artifice
reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
filch - steal (things of small value)
venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
hapless - unfortunate; luckless