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pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
supplant - take the place of unfairly; usurp; replace
casualty - serious or fatal accident; person killed or wounded in an accident or battle