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austere
stern

harsh

morally strict

plain
prerogative
an exclusive or special right, power, or priveledge
obliquely
indirectly; deviously; underhandedly
sullen
gloomy; resentfully silent or repressed; dismal
venerable
respected or admired
<i>venerate</i>
to look upon with feelings of deep respect
corroborating
supporting with evidence or authority
acrimonius
bitter or harsh manner or speech
haughty
disdainfully proud; arrogant
impudent
insolent; contemptuous or cockuy boldness or disregard of others
ummitigated
not lessened; unrelieved
<i>mitigate</i>
to make less severe or painful
temerity
rashness; foolishness
cynical
critical and distrustful of human nature and motives
feral
savage; wild
furtive
secetive; surreptitious
adamant
unyielding; inflexible
sorid
base; vile; filthy
impertinence
insolence; rudeness
persecuted
harassed; made to sufferbecause of one's beliefs
stealthily
secretively; slyly
irascible
marked by hot temper and easily provoked to anger; touchy; cranky
garishly
glaringly; fishily; gaudily
apprehensive
fearful; filled with anxiety