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::: thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
::: restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
::: ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
::: default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
::: rebuke - scold harshly; criticize severely
::: visage - face; appearance
::: peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
::: swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
::: annul - make void
::: rotundity - roundness; sonorousness of speech