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skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
quaff - drink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment);
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
malicious - hateful; spiteful; expressing malice; N. malice: desire to harm others; spite
fervent - ardent; zealous; hot