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::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
::: idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
::: drudge - do drudgery; N: person who drudges
::: drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
::: appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
::: precipitate - hurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden
::: baffle - frustrate; perplex
::: avarice - greediness for wealth
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning