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::: amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
::: countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
::: prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
::: nomenclature - terminology(system of specialized words); system of names or naming things
::: canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
::: deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
::: sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
::: blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
::: intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.