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adroit

expert or skillful in the use of one's hands or body

avowal

an open declaration or statement,

capitulate

to accede to a demand for surrender

demarcate

to establish the limits of

discomfort

to cause to come into disorder

diurnal

occurring during the daytime

flippant

showing an inappropriate disregard ; disrespectful

heretic

a person who professes belief in a system of belief (or religion), but not as strict

hominid

a member of the animal family to which humans belong

inveigh

to protest strongly

lucid

intelligible- understanding

lurid

gruesome or sensationalistic

maraud

to wander in search of booty

nanosecond

one billionth of a second

niggardly

stingy

ostracize

to exclude or banish

palatable

agreeable in taste

pugilism

boxing

seethe

to boil

semantics

the science of the way meaning is communicated through language

titular

by title only

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