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assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
enumerate - list; mention one by one
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
deify - turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity
disgruntle - make discontented
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety