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benign
good natured; harmless
simultaneous
happening at the same time
haymaker
a powerful punch
resurrection
rebirth
impudence
disrespect; rudeness
oculist
like an ophthalmologist (treats eye diseases)
indolent
lazy, idle
affliction
to make someone or something suffer physically or mentally
trachoma
a disease that gradually makes you blind, contagious
appraisal
evaluation; sizing up
(un)perturbed
untroubled; not upset
governess
a woman who lives with a family and educates the children at home
morose(ly)
gloomy
crone
an old woman, especially who is unfriendly or ugly
inarticulate
not expressed clearly enough to be understood
valedictorian
student that gives the farewell address at graduation and usually has the highest GPA
bizarre
strange, unusual
indulgent
lenient, yield to the desire of or for
restraint
control over feelings, self control
acute congestion
severe blockage (an old-fashioned medical diagnosis)
vivacious
very lively
obstinate
stubborn; persistent
constitution
physical makeup
caricature
exaggerated portrait
scowl
to have a bad-tempered and angry expression on one's face
bewildered
confused