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nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
malfeasance - wrongdoing; misconduct (by a public official)
valor - bravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
authoritative - having the weight of authority; regarded as providing knowledge that can be trusted; reliable; peremptory and dictatorial; Ex. authoritative dictionary/manner; CF. definitive
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
disinterested - unprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent