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dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
adventitious - accidental; casual; happening by chance
enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
undermine - weaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
braggadocio - boasting
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive