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scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
suitor - man who is courting a woman
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
verdant - green; covered with green plants or grass; lush in vegetation; Ex. verdant meadows
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class