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unassuming - modest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
mangle - tear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
irascible - irritable; easily angered
halcyon - calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train