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bulge - protruding part; swelling of a surface; Ex. The apple made a bulge in his pocket; V: swell outward; protrude
thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
queue - line (of waiting people or vehicles)
cabal - small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
stentorian - (of the voice) extremely loud; CF. Stentor: a loud herald in the Iliad
cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
seasonable - occurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute