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Derogatory
adj.

lessening the reputation for something, someone
indignation
noun.

strong feelings toward something considered unjust, offensive, insulting.
Morosely
adj.

gloomily
Pugnacious
adj.

quarrelsome
wry
adj.

abnormally bent or turned to one side
contorted
adj.

twisted in a violent manner
mottle
verb.

a diversifying blotch of color/pattern.
scourge
noun.

a whip or lash, for punishment.
something causing misery or death.
profound
adj.

penetrating a more deep meaning
contemptous
adj.

showing disdain, scornful
crestfallen
adj.

dispirited, discouraged
brindled
adj.

gray/tawny w/ darker streaks
imperious
adj.

proud, behaving as if expecting to be obeyed
scuttled
verb.

to run quick
console
verb.

to alleviate the grief, sorrow of
Ominous
adj.

threatening, auspicious
scornfully
adv.

full of scorn, derisive
scudded
run or skim along swiftly and easily
mollified
verb.

to soften in feeling or temper
belligerent
adj.

warlike
brusque
adj.

abrupt in manner, blunt.
writhe
verb.

twisting and turning the body in pain, etc
earnest
adj.

serious in intention, purpose, or effort
dutifully
adj.

performing the duties expected of one.
disarming
adj.

removing hostility by being charming