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prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
artless - without guile; open and honest
kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
remediable - reparable
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
impermeable - impervious; not permitting passage through its substance; impossible to permeate
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction