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rue
to feel regret, remorse, or sorrow
crestfallen
dispirited and depressed; dejected
bravado
defiant or swaggering behavior
festoon
a string or chain of flowers that is usually hung between two points
corpulent
excessively fat
parody
a humorous or satirical imitation of a piece
derision
contemptuous or jeering laughter; ridicule
saunter
to walk at a leisurely pace; stroll
tremulous
marked by trembling, quivering, or shaking
sneer
a contemptuous look
gesticulate
to make gestures especially while speaking, as for emphasis
stricken
to make an attack on; assalt
ululate
to howl, wail, or lament loudly
torrid
parched with the heat of the sun; intensely hot
daunt
to abate the courage of; discourage
tendril
something that is long, slender, and curling
quaver
to quiver, as from weakeness, tremble
quench
to put an end to; extinguish
propitiate
to conciliate; appease; placiate
truculent
disposed to fight; hostile; pugnacious; inimical