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(adj)with a sharp point;keen and alert;sharp and severe; rising quickly to a high point and lasting for a short time
acute
(v)to talk or act in a noisy and threatening way; to blow in stromy gust;(n)speech that is loud and threatening
bluster
(v)to act or work clumsily and awkwardly;to ruin something through clumsiness
bungle
(n)series of notes clarifying or explaining something;an expression of opinion
commentary
(n)the lenght of time that something continues or lasts
duration
(adj) causing fear because of strangeness; weird, mysterious
eerie
(n)one aspect or side of a subject or problem;one of the surfaces or gem
facet
(n) the state of being faithful;accuracy in details,exactness
fidelity
(n) a brawl, a noisy quarrel;(v) to wear away by rubbinh; make ragged or warn; to strain, irritate
fray
(adj)willful, stubborn
headstrong
(n)one living permanetly in a given place
inhabitant
(adj)having lost the power of feeling or movement;(v) to dull the feelings of; to cause to lose feeling
numb
(v) to make peaceful or calm; to soothe
pacify
(adj)greedy;very hungry;eager for satisfaction
ravenous
(v)to prove incorrect
refute
(n)deep and painful regret for one's past misdeeds;pangs of conscience
remorse
(adj)overly self-satisfied, self-righteous
smug
(n)a brief statement giving a general view of some subject book,etc; a summary
synopsis
(n)something that interferes with progress; a disappointment, unexpected loss or defeat; a steplike recession in a wall
setback
(v)to delay leaving; to linger, wait; to remain or stay for awhile
tarry