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residue - remainder; balance
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
vainglorious - boastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in
adjoin - be next to
pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave