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discretion - prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
deliberate - consider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
mollycoddle - pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively
meager - scanty; inadequate
nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president