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Petulance
N, unreasonable impatience
Reticent
Adj, not revealing one's thoughts and feelings readily, discreet
Filial
Adj, of or due from a son or daughter
Adamant
Adj, unyielding to requests, quite firm
Languid
Adj, lacking vigor or vitality
Lassitude
N, tiredness, listlessness
Clandestine
Adj, kept secret, done secretly
Eminent
Adj, famous, distinguished
Taciturn
Adj, habitually saying very little, uncommunicative
Stalwart
Adj, strudy; strong and faithful
Precarious
Adj, unsafe; not secure
Despondency
N, a state of being in low spirits or dejection
Aria
N, an operatic song for one voice
Insipid
Adj, lacking in flavor, interest, or liveliness
Redolent
Adj, smelling strongly
Camphor
N, a strong-smelling white substance used in making medicine, mothballs, or plastics
Obelisk
N, a tall pillar set up as a monument
Precipitous
Adj, steep
Cambric
N, a thin cotton or linen cloth
Vertigo
N, a sensation of dizziness and a sense of losing one's balance