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pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
illicit - illegal
alias - an assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
labyrinth - maze