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gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
supplicate - petition humbly; pray to grant a favor
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
bellicose - warlike
adorn - decorate
cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome