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leonine - like a lion
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential