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pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
willowy - flexible; pliant; slender; CF. willow
impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless
erratic - odd; irregular in movement or behavior; unpredictable
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
abstain - refrain; withhold from participation; intentionally not use one's vote;
touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard