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sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
blunder - error; stupid mistake
oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
clich - \'e phrase dulled in meaning by repetition; platitude; ADJ. clich\'ed
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
chagrin - annoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)