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Disdainful

Expressing extreme contempt

Tumult

A disorderly commotion or disturbance

Allies

The nations, primarily Great Brittain, France, the Soviet Union, and the United States, allied against the Axisduring the World War II

Torrent

An overwhelming number or ammount

Staid

Characterized by sedate dignity

Aloof

Distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote

Indignate

Angered at something unjust or wrong

Grouser

One who complains or grumbles

Oculist

A physician who treats diseases of the eyes

Clandestine

Kept or done in secret

Emancipation

Freeing someone from the control of another

Lorries

Motor trucks

Pedantic

Characterized by a narrow, often pretentious or showy concern for book leaning and formal rules

Tact

Acute sensitivity to what is proper and appropriate in dealing with others

Rrucksack

A knapsack

Coquetry

Flirtation

Trundle

To push or propel on wheels or rollers

Wanton

Unrestrainedly excessive