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mollified
soothed; appeased; assauged
ominously
menacingly; threateningly
brittle
sharp, tense, lacking warmth
archly
forwardly; impudently
profound
all encompassing complete
complacently
with self satisfaction
derision
an expression of ridicule or contempt
receptive
open and responsive
bridled
showed hostility or resentment
reprehensible
deserving of critisism or censure
wryly
cleverly, often with ironic or grim humor
solemnly
seriously; gravely
aloof
reserved; emotionally detached
hame
one of two curved projections which are attached to a collar of a draft animal and to which the traces are fastened
fawning
humble; spiritless
disarming
displaying no criticism or hostility; ingratiating
brutally
harshly unfeelingly
sullenness
gloominess; disagreeableness; sulkiness
contemptuously
despisingly; disrespectfully
indignation
anger aroused by something unjust, unworthy or mean
crestfallen
humiliated, ashamed
consoled
comforted; alleviated the grief
earnestly
seriously; intently
writhed
turned, twisted, wrenched as if in pain or suffering
sulkily
moodily; sullenly
bewildered
confused; perplexed
scudded
moved swiftly as if driven forward
skittered
glided or skipped lightly or quickly along a surface
snooker
a variation of pool played with 15 red balls and 6 balls of various colors
scornfully
contemptuously; derisively; with angry rejection
belligerently
assertively, with hostility