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roustabout

roustabout
Definition
noun
1a. deckhand;
b. a person who loads and unloads ships at a seaport;
2. an unskilled or semiskilled laborer especially in an oil field or refinery;
3. a circus worker who erects and dismantles tents, cares for the grounds, and handles animals and equipment;
4. a person with no permanent home or regular occupation; also : one who stirs up trouble.

ingenuous

ingenuous
Definition
adjective
1. showing innocent or childlike simplicity and candidness;
2. lacking craft or subtlety.

hobbit

hobbit
Definition
noun
: a member of a fictitious peaceful and genial race of small humanlike creatures that dwell underground.

parse

parse
Definition
verb
1a. to resolve (as a sentence) into component parts of speech and describe them grammatically;
b. to describe grammatically by stating the part of speech and explaining the inflection and syntactical relationships;
2. to examine in a minute way : analyze critically.

esoteric

esoteric
Definition
adjective
1a. designed for or understood by the specially initiated alone;
b. requiring or exhibiting knowledge that is restricted to a small group; broadly : difficult to understand;
2a. limited to a small circle;
b. private, confidential;
3. of special, rare, or unusual interest.

libertine

libertine
Definition
noun
1. a freethinker especially in religious matters;
2. a person who is unrestrained by convention or morality; specifically : one leading a dissolute life.

gossamer

gossamer
Definition
adjective
: extremely light, delicate, or tenuous.

thesaurus

thesaurus
Definition
noun
1. treasury, storehouse;
2a. a book of words or of information about a particular field or set of concepts; especially : a book of words and their synonyms.
b. a list of subject headings or descriptors usually with a cross-reference system for use in the organization of a collection of documents for reference and retrieval.

rambunctious

rambunctious
Definition
adjective
: marked by uncontrollable exuberance : unruly.

jeopardy

jeopardy
Definition
noun
1. exposure to death, loss, or injury : danger.
2. the danger that an accused person is subjected to when on trial for a criminal offense.