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slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
cession - yielding to another; ceding
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
transpose - reverse the order or position of
surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)