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Adroit
Skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
Amicable
peaceable, friendly
Averse
Having a deep-seated distaste; Opposed, unwilling
Belligerent
Given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive; one at war, one engaged in war
Benevolent
kindly, charitable
Cursory
Hasty, not thorough
Duplicity
Treachery, deceitfulness
Extol
To praise extravagantly
Feasible
Possible, able to be done
Grimace
A wry face, facial distortion; to make a wry face
Holocaust
large-scale destruction, especially by fire; a vast slaughter; a burnt offering
Impervious
not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrance
Impetus
Moving force, impulse, stimulus
Jeopardy
Danger
Meticulous
Extremely careful
Nostalgia
homesickness; longing for something past
Quintessence
the purest essence or form of something; the most typical example
retrogress
to move backward; to return to an earlier condtion
Scrutinize
to Examine closely
Tepid
Lukewarm; unenthusiastic, marked by absence of interest