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skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
burgeon - grow rapidly; grow forth; send out buds; Ex. burgeoning computer industry; CF. bludgeon
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
indigent - poor; destitute
pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing
obviate - make unnecessary; get rid of; Ex. obviate the need
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned