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Deprived of:made unhappy through a loss

Bereft

2

Stern,unyielding; gloomy,ill-humored

Dour

3

Designed or intended to deceive or entrap ; sly,treacherous

Insidious

4

able to use both hands equally well ; very skillful

Ambidextrous

5

Dour

Stern,unyielding,ill-humored

6

Insidious

Designed or intended to deceive or entrap ; sly,treacherous

7

Wealthy,luxurious,; ample

Opulent

8

Easily bent,flexible,; easily influenced

Pliable

9

Not easily moved,mentally,or emotionally dull,unresponsive

Stolid

10

Word for word ; exactly as written or spoken

Verbatim

11

Not combed,untidy

Unkempt

12

Experimental in nature ; uncertain ; hesitant

Tentative

13

To corrupt,make worse by the addition of something of lesser value

Adulterate

14

To make larger,increase

Augment

15

To position or arrange ; to utilize

Deploy

16

To stare at with open mouth ; to open wide

Gape

17

Gibe

To say again, repeat

18

Reiterate

To utter taunting words ; an expression of scorn

19

Courage in facing difficulties

Fortitude

20

Guise

An external appearance,cover,mask

21

Intimation

A hint,indirect suggestion

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Warily

Cautiously,with great guise