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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
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
magnate - person of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
xenophobia - fear or hatred of foreigners; N. xenophobe
hindmost - furthest behind; farthest to the rear
reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter