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tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
allegiance - loyalty
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist
enervate - weaken; take away energy from
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid