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retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status
corrosive - eating away by chemicals or disease; (of language) fierce
exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites