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gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
mock - ridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
prescience - ability to foretell the future; knowledge of actions before they occur; ADJ. prescient
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
loiter - hang about/around; stand idly about; linger
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny