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::: mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
::: poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
::: sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
::: elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.
::: militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
::: ostentatious - showy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
::: disinterested - unprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
::: swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
::: remunerative - (of work) compensating; rewarding; profitable; well-paid; V. remunerate: reward; pay (someone) for work or trouble
::: vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp