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torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
cynosure - object of general attention; person or thing that is a center of attention; CF. Ursa Minor
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
effeminate - having womanly traits
ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist