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wayward
disobedient, willful, unpredictable, capricous
wince
to draw back suddenly, as though in pain or fear;the act of drawing back in this way
dishearten
to discourage
orthodox
in agreement with established or gererally accepted beliefs or ways of doing things
alliance
(n.) a joining together for some common purpose
void
completely empty; having no legal force or effect; empty unfilled space; to cancel or nullify
virtual
having a certain force or effect in fact but not in name; so close as to be equivalent to the real thing.
malignant
deadly, extremely harmful, evil, spiteful, malicious
mortify
to hurt someone's feelings deeply; to cause embarassment or humiliation; to subdue or discipline by self-denials or suffering
sodden
soaked with liquid or moisture; expressionless, dull; spiritless, listless
hostile
unfriendly; unfavorable; warlike, aggressive
buffoon
a clown; a coarse stupid person
fruitless
not producing the desired results, unsuccessful
controversial
arousing argument, dispute or disagreement
bewilder
to puzzle completely, confuse
spirited
full of life and vigor; courageous
inflict
to give or cause something unpleasant, impose
inflammable
easily set on fire; easily angered or aroused
scurry
to run quickly, scamper, hurry
procure
to obtain through special effort; to bring about