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to accept without protest, to agree or submit
acquiesce
to entice, tempt, to be attractive to; a strong attraction; the power to attract, charm
allure
twisted to one side, crooked; disapprovingly
askew
cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned
blithe
quarrelsome, inclined to argue
contentious
to desire something belonging to another
covet
discouraged, dejected, downcast
crestfallen
rumpled, mussed; hanging in disorder
dishelved
one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets; the power
exponent
given to much talking, tediously chatty
garrulous
incapable of being overcome
insuperable
to be regretted or pitied
lamentable
an unsuitable or misleading name
misnomer
to affirm openly; to state belief in; to claim, pretend
profess
a period of relief or rest
respite
a repayment; a deserved punishment
retribution
winding, having many curves; lithe and flexible
sinuous
full, deep, or rich in sound; inpressive in style
sonorous
the foremost part of an army; the misleading position in any field
vanguard
a wasteful person, spendthrift; a good-for-nothing
wastrel