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pecuniary

(adj). pertaining to money

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plight

(n). an unfavorable condition or situation

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presumptuous

(adj). unwarrantedly bold

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subversive

(adj). tending/ advocating to overthrow

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vacuous

(adj). without contents. empty

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avocation

(n). a hobby

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capricious

(adj). subject to an unpredictable change ; erratic

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disparity

(n) inequality

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efficacy

(n). capacity for producing a desired result ; effectiveness

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epistle

(n). a written letter

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hospice

(n). house run by a religious group for people to rest in

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impetus

(n). a moving force

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moribund

(adj). near death

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reticent

(adj). reluctant or restrained

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vacillate

(v). be indecisive