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brusque
abrupt speech; gruff
concise
short and to the piont
demean
cause to lower self-esteem
despicable
contempt or scorn
emulate
imitate; try to equal
evoke
call forth to produce
excruciating
very painful
inaugurate
install in to office
prevade
to spread throughout
proprietor
an ower of a store
pseudonym
a fake name; a pen name
rebuff
reject bluntly
resilient
capable of recovering quickly from misfortune
turbulent
chaotic unruly
abrasion
a wearing away or rubbing away by friction
clad
clothed or covered
corroborate
to provide evidence to make more certain ;confire