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perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
guileless - without deceit
fraudulent - cheating; deceitful; Ex. fraudulent means; N. fraud: deception; swindle
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse