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apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
wrangle - quarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
practicable - feasible
smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
remit - transmit (money) in payment; free someone from a debt or punishment
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.