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chaff - worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
gracious - kind in a generous way (to someone less important)
abusive - coarsely insulting; physically harmful
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
brawny - muscular; having well-developed muscles
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
mollycoddle - pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively
expiate - make amends for (a sin)
chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate