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Vociferous

Crying out noisily (voh-sif-er-uh s)

Adamant

Unyielding in opinion (ad-uh-muh-nt)

Ambivalent

Mixed feelings (am-biv-uh-luh-nt)

Ambiance

The mood of the environment (am-bee-uh-ns)

Cacophony

Harsh discordance of sound (kuh-kof-un-nee)

Bemused

To puzzle (bih-myoozd)

Blasé

Indifferent (blah-zey)

Candor

Frank, honest (kan-der)

Capricious

Subject to unpredictable change (kuh-prish-uh s)

Sycophant

Self seeking, servile flatterer (sik-uh-fuh-nt)

Catch 22

Dilemma (kach-twen-tee-too)

Copious

Large in number (koh-pee uh s)

Cavalier

Horseman; gallant (kav-uh-leer)

Cumbersome

Burdensome (kuhm-ber-suh m)

Discombobulate

To confuse (dis-kuh-m-bob-yuh-leyt)

Elusive

Hard to find; evasive (ih-loo-siv)

Egocentric

Regarding the self as center of all things (ee-goh-sen-trik)

Docile

Easily managed (dos-uh l)

Empathize

Identification of feelings (em-pyh-thahyz)

Enigma

Puzzling occurrence (uh-nig-muh)

Taciturn

Inclined to silence; quiet (tas-i-turn)

Esoteric

Private; secret; confidential (es-uh-ter-ik)

Garner

To acquire; earn (gahr-ner)

Haggard

Wild-looking; worn (hag-erd)

Gregarious

Sociable (gri-gair-ee-uh-s)