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lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
limber - flexible; supple; pliable; V.
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
sadistic - inclined to cruelty; N. sadism: delight in cruelty
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety
dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy