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sprightly - lively
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
centurion - Roman army officer (commanding a company of about 100 soldiers)
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
unearth - dig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal