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adamant
firm in purpose or opinion, inflexible
brouhaha
confused hodgepodge of sounds, hub bub, uproar
bulwark
strong defense or protection
choleric
easily made angry, ill tempered
cloy
to spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, surfeit
curtail
to cut short, reduce
deference
courteous, respect marked by submission
definitive
conclusive, final, limit on what can be done
demeanor
overall way a person behaves
enigmatic
puzzling, perplexing, not easily understood
impromptu
withour preparation,offhand, suddenly
mawkish
excessively and objectionavely sentimental
mollify
to soften or make gentle
onus
something that is a heavy burdance, blame
presentiment
a vague sense of approaching misfortune
profligate
give over to dissipation and self indulgence, a person who spends alot
remit
to send or hand in, cancel, forgive, pardon
requisite
needed necessary, essential
sartorial
of or pertaining to a tailor or his work.
thwart
to oppose succesfully, to prevent