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solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
mirth - merriment; laughter
trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
inverse - opposite
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
solicitor - lawyer in the lower court of law