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factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
betroth - become engaged to marry
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
jocund - merry
rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
assert - state strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in