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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
iconoclastic - attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
indelible - not able to be erased
recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
composure - mental calmness
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
elixir - cure-all; panacea; something invigorating
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus