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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
entreat - plead; ask earnestly
consternation - great shock; dismay
wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry