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contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
retinue - following; attendants
incognito - with identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing