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grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
comprise - include; consist of
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
unprecedented - having no previous example; novel; unparalleled
anonymity - state of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
secular - worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
approbation - approval
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery