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careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
colossal - huge
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
wrongheaded - stubbornly wrong
adversary - opponent; enemy
prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
agenda - items of business at a meeting
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory