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::: elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
::: fallible - liable to err
::: melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
::: hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
::: communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
::: forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
::: whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
::: escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
::: fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
::: menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)