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obstinate
stubborn; hardheaded(완고한); uncompromising
obstreperous
업쓰 트뤠 퍼 뤄쓰 2, noisy, loudly stubborn, boisterous
obtain
to be established, accepted, or customary, prevail
obtuse
lacking sharpness of intellect, not clear or precise in thought or expression
obviate
to anticipate(미리 알아채고 처리하다) and make unnecessary
occlude
to obstruct or block
occult
hidden, concealed, beyond comprehension
officious
meddlesome(참견이심한), pushy in offering one's services where they are unwanted
onerous
troubling, burdensome
opprobrium
어 프로우 브뤼엄 2, disgrace, contempt, scorn
oscillation
the act or state of swinging back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
ossified
changed into bone; made rigidly conventional and unreceptive to change
ostensible
seeming, appearing as such, professed(자칭의)
ostentatious
characterized by or given to pretentiousness
overweening
presumptuous(뻔뻔한)ly arrogant, overbearing(건방진), immoderate(지나친)
paean
페이언 a song or expression of praise and thanksgiving
palliate
to make something appear less serious, gloss over(그럴듯한 말로 얼버무리다), mitigate
panegyric
formal expression of praise
paradigm
something that serves as a model, example, or pattern; the framework of assumptions and understandings shared by a group or discipline that shapes its worldview
pariah
퍼 롸이 어 2, an outcast, a rejected and despised person
parry
to block, evad or ward off(피하다), as a blow
parsimonious
cheap, miserly
partisan
one-sided, committed to a party, biased or prejudiced
paucity
scarcity, a lacking of
peccadillo
a slight offense, literally, a minor sin
pedagogy
페 더 고우 쥐 1, the art or profession of training, teaching, or instructing
pedantic
ostentatious display of learning, excessive attention to minutiae[미 뉴 시 이 2]사소한일 and formal rules, unimaginative
pedestrian
commonplace, trite[트롸잍, 흔한], unremarkable
penurious
penny-pinching; excessively thrifty; ungenerous
peremptory
admitting of no contradiction, putting an end to further debate, haughty(오만한), imperious(오만한)
perennial
recurrent through the year or many years, happening repeatedly
perfidy
intentional breach of faith, treachery
perfunctory
cursory, done without care or interest
peripatetic
itinerant, traveling, nomadic
pernicious
extremely harmful, potentially causing death
personable
pleasing in appearance, attractive
perspicacious
acutely perceptive, having keen dicern(분별하다)ment
peruse
to examine with great care
pervade
to permeate throughout(퍼지다)
petrous
like a rock, hard, stony
philistine
필 리 스틴 1, a crass(투박한) individual guided material rather than intellectual or artistic values
phlegmatic
calm, sluggish, unemotional, stoic
picaresque
피 커 뤠스크 3, involving clever rogues(악당) or adventurers
pied
파읻 multi-colored, usually in blotch(얼룩, 반점)es
pillory
to punish, hold up to(을 (웃음거리로) 내세우다 ((to))) public scorn
pine
to yearn intensely, to languish(쇠약해지다), to lose vigor
piquant
agreeably pungent, spicy(양념을 넣은; 향긋한), stimulating
pique
피 케이 resentment, feeling of irritation due to hurt pride
pirate
to use or reproduce illegally
pith
the essential or central part
pity : precise and brief