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upbraid - reprimand; severely scold
secrete - conceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
ruddy - reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
attest - testify; bear witness
humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
adage - wise saying; proverb
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
unobtrusive - inconspicuous; not blatant