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presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
rapture - great joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
disinclination - unwillingness
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
mystic - of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
agitate - stir up; disturb
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime