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pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
soliloquy - talking to oneself (esp. in a play); CF. monologue: soliloquy; long speech by one person (often monopolizing a conversation)
astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
hirsute - hairy; having a lot of hair
touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
usury - lending money at illegal high rates of interest