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precarious - unsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
dutiful - (duteous) (of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
denizen - (animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
equable - tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
idyll - (idyl) short poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
tertiary - third in order or rank
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior