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Elude

Evade or escape from by cunning or strength

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Consternation

Utter amazement or paralyzed dismay.

3

Riveted

Held someone's attention completely

4

Goad

To urge to action

5

Grovel

Crawling and creeping near the ground as a sign of humility, penance

6

Pilfer

To steal, especially a small amount at a time

7

Sagacious

Wise, showing keen judgment, insight, and foresight

8

Insolent

Insultingly arrogant, audaciously rude

9

Obtrusive

Forward in manner

10

Fortuitous

Happening by chance, lucky

11

Divined

To know by intuition or instinct

12

Trepidation

Fear

13

Morose

Gloomy, sullen

14

Propitiate

To appease, especially an angry authority or deity

15

Disconcerted

Unsettled, confused

16

Amalgamation

Consolidation or merger

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Guileless

Candid, innocent, naive

18

Disparagement

Ridicule or scorn

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Auspicious

Fortunate

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Propensity

Natural tendency to behave in a particular way