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placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
onerous - burdensome
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
cerebration - thought; working of the brain
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
arrears - being in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done