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itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
swill - drink greedily
posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
spatial - relating to space
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
celerity - speed; rapidity
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands