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::: severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
::: temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
::: sinewy - (of meat) tough; strong and firm; muscular; N. sinew: tendon; strong cord connecting a muscle to a bone
::: indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
::: stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
::: acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
::: wizardry - sorcery; magic
::: distrait - absentminded; distracted
::: overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
::: hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort