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trickster - person who cheats people
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
munificent - very generous in giving; Ex. munificent benefactor; N. munificience
superfluous - excessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
girth - distance around something; circumference
intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
partiality - state of being partial; inclination; favorable bias; special fondness; preference
scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict