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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
melee - fight
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
taciturn - habitually silent; talking little
colossal - huge
yeoman - man or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
bilk - swindle; cheat