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glower - scowl; glare; look or stare angrily
permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
insensate - without feeling; lacking sense; foolish
aphasia - loss of speech due to injury or illness
ciliated - having minute hairs; CF. cilium; CF. cilia: eyelash
enterprise - willingness to take new ventures; initiative; business organization; plan (that is difficult or daring); Ex. their latest enterprise to sail round the world in a small boat
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather