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hapless - unfortunate; luckless
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
gullible - easily deceived
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
arbiter - person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
intellect - higher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
buccaneer - pirate
desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless