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agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
dispirited - lacking in spirit
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
tawny - brownish yellow
accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational