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engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict
inter - bury; N. interment
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
caricature - distortion; burlesque
sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem