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dejected
sad and depressed, dispirited
juncture
a particular point in events or time, a point where two or more tings are joined
recumbent
to be in a state of relaxation or comfort, especially reclined
stilted
stiff in an awkward and unnatural way, strained
morose
sullen and ill-tempered, sad, sulky
imperious
describes an attitude of superiority, arrogant and domineering
scourge
person/thing that causes widespread destruction or suffering
relish
enjoy greatly, cherish
mollify
placate, appease, soothe
pugnacious
inclined toward fighting, combative
ominous
giving the impression that something bad/unpleasant is going to happen, threatening
derogatory
showing a critical or disrespectful attitude, insulting
plaintive
pleading
brusque
rudely brief and dismissive, abrupt, curt
apprehensive
anxious or fearful that something bad will happen, hesitant
complacent
showing smug or uncritical satisfcation, gloating
derision
ridicule or mockery
reprehensible
horrible (behavior), deplorable, unjusitfiable
aloof
not friendly and forth-coming, cool and distant
sullen
bad-tempered and sulky, gloomy
contemptuous
to be filled with contempt/disgust, scornful
indignation
anger or annoyance provoked by what is perceived as unfair treatment, resentment
appraise
determine/assess the value