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::: whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
::: dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
::: flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
::: authoritative - having the weight of authority; regarded as providing knowledge that can be trusted; reliable; peremptory and dictatorial; Ex. authoritative dictionary/manner; CF. definitive
::: propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
::: saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
::: apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
::: disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty