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deft - neat; skillful
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
polemic - attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy
impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
hermitage - home of a hermit
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
cloister - monastery or convent
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious