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abrasive
causing irritation, harsh
acclimate
to adapt to a new climate
chagrin
humiliation
complacent
self-satisfied
concur
approve, agree
defamation
slander or libel
explicate
to make plain or clean; explain
fracas
a noisy quarrel or brawl
grotesque
unnatural, distorted, bizarre
pandemonium
a wild uproar, din, commotion
raucous
disagreeably harsh-sounding
receptive
open and responsive to ideas or suggestions
renounce
to give up or resign something
repress
to hold back
reticent
no inclined to speak
savory
tasty
somnolent
sleepy, drowsy, inducing sleep
vehement
intense, forceful, powerful
voluble
characterized by a ready flow of words, fluent
zealous
eager, earnest, devoted