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vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
impartial - not biased; fair; N. impartiality
jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
obliterate - destroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village
nebula - diffuse mass of interstellar dust or gas; galaxy
comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status