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moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
arroyo - gully; narrow channel formed by rainwater
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
cogitate - think over; ponder
gall - annoy; exasperate; chafe; N: skin sore caused by rubbing (as on the skin of a horse); exasperation
suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
plaudit - praise; enthusiastic approval; round(succession or series) of applause; ADJ. plauditory; CF. applaud
skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work