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litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
acclivity - sharp upslope of a hill; OP. declivity
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
browbeat - bully; intimidate
omnipresent - universally present; ubiquitous
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
bearing - deportment; connection
paramour - illicit lover