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adroit
skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable
peaceful, friendly
averse
having a deep-seated distate, opposed, unwilling
belligerent
given to fighting
benevolent
kindly, charitable
cursory
not thorough
duplicity
deceitfulness
extol
to praise
feasible
possible, able to be done
grimace
wry face, facial distortion
holocaust
large-scale destruction, especially by fire
impervious
not affected or hurt by; admitting of no passage or entrance
impetus
a moving force, impulse, stimulus
jeopardy
danger
meticulous
extremely careful, particular about details
nostalgia
a longing for something past, homesickness
quintessence
the purest essence or form of something, the most typical example
retrogress
a move backward, to return to an earlier condition
scrutinize
to examine closely
tepid
lukewarm; marked by absence of interest