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scrappy - quarrelsome
throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
ligneous - like wood
deplete - reduce; exhaust
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
facsimile - copy