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entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
unimpeachable - that cannot be impeached; beyond doubt or question; blameless and exemplary
illicit - illegal
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.