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muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
trickster - person who cheats people
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
outlandish - bizzare; peculiar; unconventional
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
benign - kindly; favorable; not malignant (disease); Ex. benign tumor
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress