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balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
flaunt - display ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
charm - quality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
buccaneer - pirate
ovation - enthusiastic applause