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reserved and cool, distant
aloof-adj
extremely serious, severe, or painful; perceptive; senstive
acute-adj
mysterious; seeming to have a hidden meaning
cryptic-adj
done or given reluctantly
grudging-adj
being very easily controlled or moved
tractable-adj
done or said spontaneously
impromptu-adj
to dig up or remove from a grave or tomb
to disinter-v
kindly, charitable
benevolent-adj
a group that is a minority within a larger group and has specific interests or beliefs that are not nalways in harmony with larger group
faction-n
to give formal approval to something in order that it can become valid or operative
to ratify-v
a made up excuse; an untrue or misleading reason for doing something in attempt to conceal the reason
pretext-n
shameful; disgraceful
ignominous-adj
to be connected, to be bordering
adjoined-v
a skilled movement done to gain advantage
maneuver-n
ocurring after one's death
posthumously-adv
anything tending to soothe, quiet, or deaden
opiate-n