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::: colossal - huge
::: insubordination - disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
::: conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
::: mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
::: lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
::: sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
::: penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
::: adroit - skillful (in using mind or hand)
::: fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
::: perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity