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rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
proviso - stipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
boor - rude, insensitive person
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
subliminal - below the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
chaplain - clergyman attached to a chapel
betroth - become engaged to marry
abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment