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imperious - domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
suavity - urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
herpetologist - one who studies reptiles; CF. herpetology: branch of zoology that deals with reptiles and amphibians
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time