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adamant
firm in purpose or opinion, unyielding, ubdurate, implacable, inflexable; an extremely hard substance
brouhaha
a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
bulwark
a strong defense or protection, a solid wall-like structure for defense; to provide such defense or protection
choleric
easily made angry, bad-tempered
cloy
tospoil or destro an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfiet
curtail
to cut short, bring to a hald or end sooner than expected; to reduce
deference
courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another person; great respect marked by submission, as to a superior
definitive
conclusive, final, representing the limit of what can be done
demeanor
the way a person behaves, overall impression made by comportment, manner, etc.; facial appearance, mien
enigmatic
puzzling, perplextion, inexplicable, not easily understood