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Asperity
n.-1) sharpness or harshness of manner.
-2) roughness of surface; uneveness
Bane
n.- a person or thing that destroys or causes harm.
Buffoon
n.- a person who often makes attempts to be funny; a clown; a fool.
Doleful
adj.- mournful or full of sorrow; causing grief.
Extrovert
n.- a person whose attention is focused on others and on whats is going on around her or him, rather than on her or his own feelings.
Garish
adj.- excessively bright and flashy; tastelessly glaring.
Hierarchy
n.- a group or system in which positions of power are ranked, usually form lowest to highest.
Imbue
v.- to fill completely witha feeling or idea; to inspire.
Instigate
v.- to stir up or urge on; to provoke.
Penchant
n.- a strong attraction or leaning
Rambunctious
adj.- behaving in a wild and unruly manner.
Repertoire
n.- the list of pieces an actor, musician, etc. is ready to perfrom; the skills or accomplishments of a person or group.
Rudiment
n.- (usually plural)1) a basic principal or skill.
2) an undeveloped or beginning stage.
Undermine
v.- 1) to weaken or ruin by degrees.
2) to attack by indirect, secret, or underhanded means.
Unremitting
adj.- not stopping or slowing down; constant.