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mien
Bearing or manner, especially as it reveals an inner state of mind- a dignified manner or conduct ex.)Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be hated, needs but to be seen.
cower
To cringe in fear
undulation
A regular rising and falling or movement to alternating sides; movement in waves; A wavelike form, outline, or appearance
deign
To think it appropriate to one's dignity; condescend
suffuse
To spread through or over, as with liquid, color, or lightcause; to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across; "The sky was suffused with a warm pink color"
taciturnity
Habitually untalkative
facetious
Playfully jocular; humorous
austere
Severe or stern in disposition or appearance; somber and grave
slatternly
Characteristic of or befitting a slattern (An untidy, dirty woman)
conjecture
Inference or judgment based on inconclusive or incomplete evidence; guesswork
effrontery
Brazen boldness; presumptuousness
animosity
Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred
innocuous
Having no adverse effect; harmless
querulous
Given to complaining; peevish
reticent
Inclined to keep one's thoughts, feelings, and personal affairs to oneself
rill
A small brook; a rivulet
inexorable
Not capable of being persuaded by entreaty; relentless
convivial
Fond of feasting, drinking, and good company; sociable
scintillate
To throw off sparks; flash
volubility
Marked by a ready flow of speech; fluent
languid
Lacking energy or vitality; weak
stoicism
Indifference(Having no particular interest or concern to pleasure or pain; impassiveness (Devoid of or not subject to emotion)