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pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
document - provide written evidence (for a claim); record with documents; N.
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation