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pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
debut - d\'ebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society
enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
arrogance - pride; haughtiness; ADJ. arrogant: unpleasantly self-important (with a strong confidence in one's own importance and a lack of respect for other people)
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps
exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
quisling - traitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
altercation - noisy quarrel