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sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
rider - amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
meddlesome - interfering; V. meddle: interfere
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed