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adamant
adj- firm in purpose, opinion
brouhaha
n- an uproar that goes beyond what is justified
bulwark
n- a strong defense or protection
bumptious
adj- aggressively self-assertive
choleric
adj- easily angered
cloy
v- to spoil an appetite by too much indulgence
curtail
v- to cut short, to end sooner
deference
n- great respect
definitive
adj- conclusive, final
demeanor
n- the way a person behaves
enigmatic
adj- puzzling, not easily understood
forbearance
n- tolerance and self-control
impromptu
adj,adv- without preparation
mawkish
adj- excessively sentimental
mollify
v- to reduce in intensity; calm
onus
n- a burden
presentiment
n- a vague sense of approaching misfortune
profligate
adj- recklessly extravagant
remit
v- to send payment; forgive, lessen, diminish
requisite
adj- needed, necessary
sartorial
adj- pertaining to a tailor
thwart
v- to oppose successfully

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