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scrupulously
punctiliously or minutely careful, precise, or exact
imperiously
1.domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing
2.urgent; imperative:
twiddles
to play or trifle idly with something; fiddle.
disreputable
1. having a bad reputation
2.discreditable; dishonorable.
3.shabby or shoddy; of poor quality or condition
scrutiny
a searching examination or investigation; minute inquiry.
2.surveillance; close and continuous watching or guarding.
3.a close and searching look.
perplexed
1.bewildered; puzzled: 2.complicated; involved; entangled.
repetition
the act of repeating
ravenous
extremely hungry; famished; voracious:
flurry
sudden commotion or excitement
inordinately
1. not within proper or reasonable limits; immoderate; excessive
2.unrestrained in conduct, feelings, etc.
3.disorderly; uncontrolled.
4.not regulated; irregular:
serenely
calm, peaceful, or tranquil; unruffled
involuntary
not voluntary; independent of one's will; not by one's own choice
2.unintentional; unconscious:
restraint
a restraining action or influence
aura
an invisible breath, emotion, or radiatian
deliberate
on purpose
coped
1.to struggle or deal, especially on fairly even terms or with some degree of success (usually followed by with )
2. to face and deal with responsibilities, problems, or difficulties, especially successfully or in a calm or adequate manner
modulated
to regulate by or adjust to a certain measure or proportion; soften; tone down.
2.to alter or adapt (the voice) according to the circumstances, one's listener, etc.
intercede
to act or interpose in behalf of someone in difficulty or trouble, as by pleading or petition
2.to attempt to reconcile differences between two people or groups; mediate.
willowy
tall, slender, and moving gracefully.
appraisal
the act of estimating or judging 1.the nature or value of something or someone.
2.an estimate of value,
condescending
showing or implying a usually patronizing descent from dignity or superiority