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v-to soothe or calm
appease
adj-late, tardy
belated
adj- causing great misfortune
calamitous
v- to quote; to mention; to summon to appear in court; to commend, recommend
cite
adj- in line with accepted ideas or standards; trite
conventional
v- to lure into a trap;
n- a person or thing used to lure into a trap
decoy
v- to dig; to search deeply and thoroughly in
delve
v- to follow in order, come immediately after and as a result
ensue
n- heroic courage; respect and courtesy; an act or statement marked by a high level of courtesy
gallantry
v- to make known, tell; to give, pass something on
impart
adj- using or showing good judgment, wise, sensible
judicious
v- to bring about an agreement between persons or groups, act as a go-between;
adj- occupying a middle position; indirect, acting through an intermediary
mediate
n- the setting, surroundings, environment
milieu
adj- strange, freakish, odd, foreign-looking; geographically remote; exceeding reasonable limits
outlandish
adj- domineering, haughty, bullying; overpowering, predominant
overbearing
adj- high-spirited; lively; bold, saucy; jaunty
pert
n- a peculiar way of acting; a sudden twist or turn
quirk
v- to feast, entertain agreeably
regale
adj- lazy, lacking in ambition and energy; inefficient
shiftless
n- a stain or spot; a mark of corruption or dishonor;
v- to stain or contaminate
taint