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indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
bountiful - generous; graciously generous; showing bounty
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
intrepid - fearless
seminary - school for training future ministers; secondary school, especially for young women