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repartee - quick clever reply
reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
beset - harass or trouble from all directions; hem in
inclined - tending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.