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Abashed
Embarassed, ashamed \, or nonplussed.
Aloof
Withdrawn, standing arpart from others.
Anguish
Great mental suffering, distress, or pain. (v) to be deeply tormented by pain or sorrow.
Articulate
To prounounce distinctly; to express well in words, to fit together into a system, (adj.) able use language effectively; expressed cearly and forcefully.
Bask
to be in, or expose oneself to, pleasant warmth; to take pleasure in.
Defect
an imperfection, flaw, or belmish of some kind.
Finesse
delicate skill, tact and cleverness. To accomplish something by cleverness, good judgement, or skillful evasion.
Flaunt
To wave or flutter showily; to display in a conceited, offensive way.
Forthright
frank, direct, straightforward.
Genial
cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm.
Instill
to add gradually; to introduce or cause to be taken in.
Ostracize
to exclude from a group, banish, send away.
Premonition
forewarning or foreboding of a future event.
Pseudonym
a pen name, name assumed by a writer.
Purge
to wash away impurities, clean up. (n) the process of getting rid of something decisively.
Rehabilitate
to make over in good form; to restore to good condition or to a former position.
Repercussion
an effect or consequence of some action or event, result; an echo or reverberation.
Resolute
bold, determined; firm.
Retentive
able to hold, keep, or recall; retaining knowledge easily.
Scapegoat
a person or thing carrying the blame for others.