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::: opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
::: figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
::: obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
::: appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
::: querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
::: benevolent - generous; charitable; having a wish to do good
::: impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
::: vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
::: propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
::: geniality - cheerfulness; kindliness; sympathy; ADJ. genial: cheerful and good-tempered