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deference
respect for the judjement, opinion, wishes of another
pristine
as it was in its earliest time or state; original; primitive
protege
person who has been taken under the protection or kindly care of a friend or patron; apprentice
tantalizing
tormenting or teasing by keeping something desired in sight but out of reach,or by holding out hopes that are repeately disappointed
decorum
proper behavior; good taste in conduct, speech, dress, etc.
prowess
the front part of a ship or boat; bow
gantry
a movable frmework used for erecting and servicing vertically mounted rockets
incredulous
not ready to believe; doubting; skeptical
inexorable
not infuenced by pleading or entreaties; relentless; unyielding
duress
constrained by threat; coercion
sidled
to move sideways
unbidden
not invited, asked, or requested
nonchalantly
seeming to be coolly unconcerned or indifferent
unassailable
impossible to dispute or disaprove; undeniable
surreptitiously
secretly and steathly; act in a forced way to get things done
salacious
prurient; lascivious; visually pleading
demure
modest in manner; reserved
defunct
no longer in existance, operation, or use
emboldened
to foster boldness or courage in
vigil
a watch kept during normal sleep hours; surveillance; sentry
impish
of or befitting an imp; mischievous
prodigious
impressively great in size, force, or extent
lathe
machine for shaping a piece of material like wood or metal
dubiously
fraught with uncertainty or doubt; undecided
vile
loathsome; disgusting
endemec
prevalent in or peculiar to a particular lovality, region, or people
fedora
a soft felt hat with fairly low crown creased lengthwise and a brim that can be turned up or down
solemn
of a serious, grave, or earnest character
meager
small amount of