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mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
hirsute - hairy; having a lot of hair
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
efface - rub out; remove the surface of
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.