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::: transitory - transient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
::: endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
::: repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
::: residue - remainder; balance
::: whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
::: frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
::: indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
::: aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light