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skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
adroit (adj)
peaceable, friendly
amicable (ajd)
having a deep-seated distaste;opposed,unwilling
averse (adj)
given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive

one at war, one engaged in war
belligerent (adj) (n)
kindly, charitable
benevolent (adj)
hasty, not thorough
cursory (adj)
treachery, deceitfulness
duplicity (n)
to praise extravagantly
extol (v)
possible, able to be done
feasible (adj)
a wry face, facial distortion

to make a wry face
grimace (n) (v)
a large-scale destruction,especially by fire; a vast slaughter; a burnt offering
holocause (n)
not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrance
impervious (adj)
a moving force, impulse, stimulus
impetus (n)
danger
jeopardy (n)
extremely careful; particular about detail
meticulous (adj)
a longing for something past; homesickness
nostalgia (n)
the purest essence or form of something; the most typical example
quintessence (n)
to move backward; to return to an earlier condition
retrogress (v)
to examine closely
scrutinize (v)
lukewarm; unenthusiastic, marked by an absence of interest
tepid (adj)