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adroit
skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind
amicable
peaceable, friendly
averse
having a deep-seated distast; opposed, unwilling
belligerent
given to fighting, warlike; combatvie aggressive; one at war, one engaged in war
benevolent
kindly, charitable
cursory
hasty, not thorough
duplicity
treachery; decitfulness
extol
to praise extravagantly
feasible
possible, able to be done
grimace
a wry face, facial distortion; to make a wry face
holocaust
a large-scale destruction, especially by fire; a vast slaughter a burnt offering
impervious
not affected or hurt by, admitting of no passge or entrance
impetus
a moving force, implus, stimulus
jeopardy
danger
meticulous
extremely carefull; particular about details
nostalgia
a longing for something; homesickness
quintessence
the purest essence or form of something; the most typical example
retrogress
to move backward; to retrun to an earlier condition
scrutinize
to examine closely
tepid
lukewarm; unenthusiastic; marked by an absence of interest