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retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
covert - secret; hidden; implied; OP. overt
advent - arrival
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
dishonor - disgrace; N. ADJ. dishonorable
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic