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cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
cessation - stoppage
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right