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adverse
unfavorable
negative
hostile
arid
dry
dull
assailant
person who attacks violently
billow
large wave
to rise or swell like a wave
confront
meet face to face; usually in a challenge
constrain
to force
to hold back
contemporary
belonging to same period of time as oneself
depict
to portray
to show in a picture
disinterested
fair-minded
free from selfish motives
encompass
to enclose
to include in a certain group
groundless
without any good reason or cause
hypocrite
a person who pretends to be what he or she is not
incomprehensible
impossible to understand
manipulate
to handle or use skillfully
to control for personal gain
maximum
the greatest possible amount
mimic
a person who does imitations
to make fun of
ruffle
wrinkle
to upset or annoy
serene
peaceful, calm
sheepish
embarassed
timid
stamina
endurance