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obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
cadet - student at a military school
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
solace - comfort in sorrow or trouble; consolation; V: comfort or console in time of sorrow or trouble
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
prostrate - stretch out full on ground; make prostrate; enervate; Ex. prostrating illness; ADJ: lying face down; having lost all strength
discombobulated - discomposed; confused