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narcissist - conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
bereaved - deprived of (someone beloved through death)
haven - place of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven
veracity - truthfulness; adherence to the truth
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist