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fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
supplicant - one who supplicates; ADJ.
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
migratory - wandering; V. migrate: move from one region and settle in another; move periodically from one region to another
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back