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askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
grudging - unwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
ravenous - extremely hungry; voracious
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
boorish - rude; insensitive
besiege - surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
refraction - bending of a ray of light
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit