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forbearance - patience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
indolent - lazy
fickle - changeable (in affections or friendship); faithless
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
beseech - beg; plead with
febrile - feverish
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
traverse - go through or across