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headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
aggrandize - make greater; increase in power, wealth, rank, or honor; N. aggrandizement
sequester - isolate; segregate; seclude; retire from public life
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
residue - remainder; balance
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
refute - disprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse