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imperturbable
not easily excited
paroxysm
a sudden outburst
increment
enlargement, increase, addition
collusion
secret agreement or cooperation
dilettante
a dabbler in the arts
acclamation
a shout of welcome
bucolic
characteristic of the countryside, rural, rustic
paltry
inferior, trashy
calumniate
to slander
mandate
a formal order
to issure such an order
chary
extremely cautious, reserved
shibboleth
a commonplace saying, a truism
refulgent
shining, radiant, resplendent
tyro
a beginner, novice
peregrination
the act of traveling; an excursion
redolent
fragrant, smelling strongly; tending to arouse memories or create an aura
pedantry
overly rigid attention to rules and details
unremitting
not stopping, relentless
vituperative
harshly abusive, severely scolding
vacillate
to waver weakly in mind or will; to swind indecisively from one idea or course of action to another.