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Countermand
To cancel or reverse (a previously issued command or order)
Fulgent
Shining brilliantly; radiant
Cogent
Appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning; convincing
Proboscis
A long flexible snout or trunk, as of an elephant.
Interpolate
To insert or introduce between other elements or parts
Forbearance
2. Tolerance and restraint in the face of provocation; patience.
Saturnine
a. Melancholy or sullen.
b. Having or marked by a tendency to be bitter or sardonic
Sedate
Serenely deliberate, composed, and dignified in character or manner
Sleight
1. Deftness; dexterity.
Furtive
1. Characterized by stealth; surreptitious.
2. Expressive of hidden motives or purposes; shifty.
Balk
1. To stop short and refuse to go on
2. To refuse obstinately or abruptly:
Aquiline
1. Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of an eagle.
Abrogate
To abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority.
Bumptious
Crudely or loudly assertive; pushy.
Indubitably
Too apparent to be doubted; unquestionable.
Philatelist
One who collects stamps
Lucre
Money or profits
Penury
Extreme want or poverty; destitution.
Mettle
Courage and fortitude; spirit:
Sedulous
Persevering and constant in effort or application; assiduous