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haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty
mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
agitate - stir up; disturb
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?
immolate - offer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)