Vocabulary for Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption, part 2

unwary

not cautious or watchful

maneuver

to handily or skillfully go around something

slug

to hit hard

bribe

payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment

get along with

to have a good relationship with somebody

tickle

amuse, make laugh

vent

a hole for the escape of gas or air

hearsay

Rumor; gossip

seniority

higher rank than that of others by reason of longer service

tenure

the term during which some position is held

gripe

complain

windfall

unexpected good fortune

immaterial

not important

pitch

throw

magnanimous

generous and understanding and tolerant

swell

increase in size

contempt

hatred

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