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animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
crinkle - wrinkle
recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
rococo - ornate; highly decorated; N. CF. 18th century
pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
discriminating - able to see differences; discerning; prejudiced; N. discrimination
eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks