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abrasive
causing irritation, harsh; grinding or wearing down
acclimate
to adapt to a new climate, environment, or situation
chagrin
irritation or humiliation caused by disappointment or frustration
complacent
self satisfied; overly-content
concur
to express agreement, approve
defamation
slander or libel
explicate
to make plain or clear; explain; to interpret
fracas
a noisy quarrel or brawl
grotesque
unnatural, distorted, bizarre
pandemonium
a wild uproar, din, or commotion
raucous
disagreeably harsh sounding; disorderly
receptive
open and responsive to ides or suggestions
renounce
to gve up or resign something
repress
to hold back; to put down or check by force
reticent
not inclined to speak; reserved; reluctant
savory
tasty, appetizing
somnolent
sleepy
vehement
intense, forceful, powerful
voluble
chracterized by a ready flow of words
zealous
eager, earnest