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amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
bigotry - stubborn intolerance
fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
lance - pierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon
maleficient - doing evil; N. maleficience
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher