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::: collected - composed; calm; self-possessed
::: temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
::: clique - small exclusive group of people
::: seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
::: wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: convention - social or moral custom; established practice; formal meeting; international agreement
::: catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
::: haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented