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kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
cohorts - group of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
ravage - devastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
vindictive - disposed to revenge; vengeful; out for revenge; spiteful; intended to cause harm; malicious; Ex. vindictive streak
monetary - pertaining to money
disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly