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pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
improvise - compose on the spur of the moment
labyrinth - maze
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words