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blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
aptitude - fitness; talent
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
capsize - (of a boat) turn over
waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
component - element; ingredient
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring