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OFFHAND
DONE WITHOUT PREPARATION OR MUCH THOUGHT. REFERS TO A PERSONS ACTIONS OR STATEMENT
PREMEDITATED
THOUGHT ABOUT OR PREPARED IN ADVANCE
DISPUTATIOUS
TO BE LIKELY TO ARGUE
MOROSE
GLOOMY OR SULLEN
OVERAWED
TO BE OVERCOME BY SUPERIOR POWER OR AUTHORITY
AGITATED
TO BE EASILY EXCITED OR DISTURBED
CHERUBIC
USED TO DESCRIBE A PERSON WITH ROSY, INNOCENT, OR CHILDLIKE DEMEANOR
EMISSARY
A MESSENGER OR AGENT
PACIFIST
ONE WHO ACTIVELY OPPOSES WAR
METAMORPHOSE
TO CHANGE OR TO BE TRANSFORMED INTO SOMETHING ELSE
DIVESTITURE
TAKING AWAT SOMETHING, PRESUMEBLY DESIRED, THAT WAS FORMERLY POSSESSED OR OWNED. ONE CAN DIVEST ONESELF, OR ONE CAN BE DIVESTED OR SOMETHING DURING "DIVESTITURE"
ACQUISITION
COMING INTO POSSESSION OF SOMETHING DESIRED
DISPATCH
QUICK EFFICIENCY
SEDULOUS
APPLYING ONESELF FAITHFULLY TO A TASK
TORTUOUS
NOT STRAIGHT, IT CAN ALSO MEAN WINDING, DEVIOUS, OR INDIRECT. IT CAN REFER TO PHISICAL ENTITIES LIKE ROADS OR RIVERS AND TO PEOPLES ACTIONS OR REASONING
INDELIBILITY
CANNOT BE REMOVED. MAY REFER TO A MARK BY A PEN OR AN IMPERFECTION ON A PERSONS MIND.
INSULARITY
STATE OF BEING ISOLATED OR CONFINED TO A LIMITED AREA. IT OFTEN APPLIES TO NATIONS OR PEOPLE.
COSMOPOLITANISM
IMPLIES TO WORLDWIDE SCOPE
GOSSAMER
LIGHT, FUNNY, OR DELICATE. IT IS A QUALITY OF THINGS RATHER THAN OF PEOPLE
PONDEROUS
HEAVY OR POSSIBLY CUMBERSOM
CRAVEN
COWARDLY OR LACKING COURAGE.