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Asperity
1. Roughness of surface; unevenness; -- opposed to smoothness.
2. Roughness or harshness of sound; that quality which grates upon the ear; raucity.
3. Roughness to the taste; sourness; tartness.
4. Moral roughness; roughness of manner; severity; crabbedness; harshness; -- opposed to mildness.
5. Sharpness; disagreeableness; difficulty.

Clemency
Mercy
Abhor
\Ab*hor"\, v. i. To shrink back with horror, disgust, or dislike; to be contrary or averse; -- with from. [Obs.] ``To abhor from those vices.'' --Udall.
Punctilious
particular about details
Umbrage
Offense; resentment: took umbrage at their rudeness.

Something that affords shade.
Shadow or shade. See Synonyms at shade.
A vague or indistinct indication; a hint.
Urbane
pride, polite
Fruition
enjoyment, accomplish
Aplomb
poise, confidence
Vivacious
lively
Antipathy
A strong dislike (aversion)
Irascible
Prone to outbursts of temper; easily angered.
Characterized by or resulting from anger.
Animus
Animating spirit; intention; temper.
Fractious
Inclined to make trouble; unruly.
Having a peevish nature; cranky.
Bellicose
Warlike in manner or temperament; pugnacious.
Equanimity
Balance mind
Incensed
To cause to be extremely angry; infuriate.
Soporific
Sleepy not aware
Pugnacious
Disposed to fight; inclined to fighting; quarrelsome; fighting.
Ameliorate
To improve some one/situation.
Truculent
Disposed to fight; pugnacious.
Expressing bitter opposition; scathing: a truculent speech against the new government.
Disposed to or exhibiting violence or destructiveness; fierce.
Splenetic
Of or relating to the spleen.
Affected or marked by ill humor or irritability.
Compunction
Raising of guilt
Altruism
Concern about others
Acerbity
Sourness of taste, with bitterness and astringency, like that of unripe fruit.
Beneficence
Active Charity, goodness
Dolor
sorrow, mental suffering
Philanthropy
Love of humankind
Prescience
foresight
Sanguine
Optimistic, confident or sheerful
Altercation
Warm contention in words; dispute carried on with heat or anger; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest.
Sagacity
Keeness judgment
Pique
A cotton fabric, figured in the loom,
Alacrity
Quick willingness, egerness
Torpor
not aware
Coruscate
Sparkle
Convivial
Festive, jovial, or sociable
Circumspect
Discreet, prudent
Saturnine
gloomy, saturn
Lassitude
laziness
Forbearance
forgiving
Expedient
appropriate, useful
Poignant
painfully effecting the feeling
Stolidity
impassive, no sensibility
Lugubrious
Mornful(Death)
Sapient
wise
Ennui
boredom
Rancor
Deep resentment, ill
Judicious
wise, good sense
Tirade
A long angry speech with violent
Acrimony
bitterness/sharpness speech