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servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
saunter - stroll(go for a leisurely walk) slowly; N.
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
prodigious - enormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
healthful - conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help