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derelict - negligent; (of someone) neglectful of duty; (of something) deserted by an owner; abandoned; N: abandoned property; homeless or vagrant person
tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
parsimony - stinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
precept - practical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
arboreal - of or living in trees
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
certitude - certainty