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perturbed
upset or angry
arduous
hard to do
impeccable
perfect
dissect
to cut things apart
taxidermist
a person who prepares, skins, and mounts animal skins
optimist
a person who always puts or sees things in the best possible way
pessimist
a person who always puts or sees things in the worst possible way
initiative
starting something on one's own without waiting to be told
punctual
always arriving or doing things at the correct time
boisterous
noisy and rowdy
mimic
to imitate closely, copy
benevolent
kind, giving
alibi
an excuse or reason why one couldn't have been somewhere or done something
bibliophile
lover of books
flourish
to grow well, to thrive and prosper
inclement
cold, wet, harsh; not mild
turbulent
causing violence or great disturbance
wax
to increase in size, number, strength, length, or volume
wane
to grow smaller gradually, to lose strength
credible
believable, trustworthy
articulate
to speak clearly and distinctly
amicable
friendly, peaceable
placid
peaceful, calm, undisturbed
irk
to annoy, bother, irritate
oblivious
unaware, not noticing, not paying attention
desist
to stop, cease
apathetic
no feelings, do not care