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pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
quicksilver - mercury
artless - without guile; open and honest
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
grotesque - fantastic; comically hideous; strange and unnatural (causing fear or amusement)
congenital - existing at birth
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
antecede - precede
provender - dry food for livestock; fodder
dowse - use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals