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Supercilious
coolly and patronizingly haughty
Fractiousness
quarrelsomeness; irritableness
Wistfulness
) yearning 2) musingly sad or pensive state of being
pungent
1) caustic
2) designed to make an impression
3) pleasurably stimulating
divan
- large sofa
incredulously
unbelievingly; skeptically
contemptuously
despisingly; disdainfully; disrespectfully
imperatively
1) powerfully with ability to control/direct 2) urgently
languidly
listlessly; weakly; droopingly
unobtrusively
inconspicuously; unnoticeably
complacency
indifference; unconcern; apathy; excessive satisfaction
extemporizing
composing (or uttering) on the spur of the moment
peremptorily
expressive of urgency or command
libel
a statement published without just cause
peremptory
arrogant self-assurance