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::: impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
::: rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
::: sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
::: attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
::: fluted - having vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column
::: kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
::: effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
::: obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
::: tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
::: enthrall - capture; enslave; captivate; hold the complete attention of (as if magic); hold spellbound