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concise - brief and compact
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
auspicious - favoring success; giving signs of future success; Cf. auspices
predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate
disgruntle - make discontented