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militant - combative; bellicose; N.
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy