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fractiousness
inclined to make trouble; unruly
peremptory
putting an end to all debate or action
contiguous
sharing an edge or boundary; touching
hauteur
haughtiness in bearing and attitude; arrogance
punctilious
strictly attentive to minute details of form in action or conduct
somnambulate
to walk or preform another cat while asleep or in a sleeplike condition
denizen
an inhabitant; a resident
pander
to act as a go-between or liaison in sexual intrigues
postern
a small rear gate
nebulous
cloudy, misty, or hazy; lacking a definite shape or form
meretricious
attracting attention in a vulgar manner
euphemism
the act of an example of substituting a mild, indirect, or vague term for one considered harsh, blunt, or offensive
truclent
disposed to fight; pugnacious
garrulous
given to excessive and often trivial or rambling talk; tiresomely talkative
adventitious
not inherent but added extrinsically