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rankle - irritate; fester; annoy
penitent - repentant; N.
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person