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ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
tempestuous - stormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm