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::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
::: bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
::: forgo - (forego) give up; do without
::: parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
::: conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
::: construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
::: abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
::: expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable