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Appease

To soothe by quieting anger; To calm or make satisfied

Belated

After the expected or usual time; Delayed or tardy

Calamitous

Causing an extreme misfortune; Disastrous

Cite

To refer to specifically; To quote

Conventional

Ordinary; Typical; Conforming to established practice or accepted standards

Decoy

An object used to lure something into a trap; To trap with a lure

Delve

To search deeply and thoroughly; To dig; To investigate

Ensue

To follow in order; To come afterward; To result

Gallantry

Dashing courage; Heroic bravery; Noble-minded behavior

Impart

To make known or tell; To give or pass something on

Judicious

Having or exhibiting sound judgment; Wise and sensible at making decisions

Mediate

To act as a go-between to reconcile differences between parties; Acting through an intermediary, not direct or immediate

Milieu

An environment or setting; The surroundings

Outlandish

Bizarre; Unconventional and odd

Overbearing

Domineering in manner, arrogant; Overwhelming; Decisively important

Pert

Characterized by a light and exuberant quality; Boldly forward in speech or behavior; Saucy

Quirk

A peculiarity of action, behavior, or personality; A mannerism

Regale

To provide with great enjoyment; To entertain

Shiftless

Lacking in energy and ambition; Inefficient; Lazy

Taint

A trace of something bad, offensive, or harmful, a stain; To stain, tarnish, or contaminate