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reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
gaudy - flashy; showy
disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
garish - overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
insurgent - rebellious; N.
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on